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The Resource Diatoms to dinosaurs : the size and scale of living things, Chris McGowan ; illustrations by Julian Mulock

Diatoms to dinosaurs : the size and scale of living things, Chris McGowan ; illustrations by Julian Mulock

Label
Diatoms to dinosaurs : the size and scale of living things
Title
Diatoms to dinosaurs
Title remainder
the size and scale of living things
Statement of responsibility
Chris McGowan ; illustrations by Julian Mulock
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
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McGowan, Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL799
LC item number
.M38 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mulock, Julian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morphology (Animals)
  • Body size
  • Physiology
  • Life (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
Diatoms to dinosaurs : the size and scale of living things, Chris McGowan ; illustrations by Julian Mulock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Shearwater book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-271) and index
Contents
Scale of life -- Keep the home fires burning -- Pumping iron -- From cradle to grave -- Giants: modern and ancient -- Brains: from the massive to the minute -- Drag in the material world -- High fliers -- Tiffany wings and kite strings -- Drifting with the tide: life in the plankton -- Life in the fast lane
Control code
30818070
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9781559633048
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
94013112
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Diatoms to dinosaurs : the size and scale of living things, Chris McGowan ; illustrations by Julian Mulock
Publication
Note
"A Shearwater book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-271) and index
Contents
Scale of life -- Keep the home fires burning -- Pumping iron -- From cradle to grave -- Giants: modern and ancient -- Brains: from the massive to the minute -- Drag in the material world -- High fliers -- Tiffany wings and kite strings -- Drifting with the tide: life in the plankton -- Life in the fast lane
Control code
30818070
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 288 p.
Isbn
9781559633048
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
94013112
Other physical details
ill.

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