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The rough guide to evolution

Mark J. Pallen

The rough guide to evolution

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Published by Rough Guides ; London in London, New York, New York : Distributed by the Penguin Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Darwin, Charles, -- 1809-1882,
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Popular works,
  • Human evolution,
  • Life -- Origin,
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEvolution
    StatementMark Pallen.
    GenrePopular works
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH367 .P186 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 346 p. :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24074288M
    ISBN 101858289467
    ISBN 109781858289465
    LC Control Number2009288090

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