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Islands in the cosmos

the evolution of life on land

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

aTime travel
The extraterrestrial pre-Hadean
The Hadean eon
The Archean eon
The Proterozoic eon
Phanerozoic marine life
Origin of complex terrestrial ecosystems
Toward the coal age
Ascendancy of life on land
Bridging the eras
The natural history of natural selection
An age of giants
One Earth, two worlds
The modern Earth
Synthesis.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Life of the past

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
576.8
Library of Congress
QH366.2 .R87 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL22974549M
Internet Archive
islandsincosmost00russ
ISBN 13
9780253352736
LC Control Number
2008055797
OCLC/WorldCat
261176951
Library Thing
9136463
Goodreads
6612912
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