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The Resource Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante

Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante

Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes
Title
Superlative
Title remainder
the biology of extremes
Statement of responsibility
Matthew D. LaPlante
Title variation
Biology of extremes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
LaPlante, Matthew D
Dewey number
591
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QH408
  • QL791
LC item number
  • .L37 2019
  • .L335 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Variation (Biology)
  • Animals
  • Biology
Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Nature's best ambassadors -- All things great and tall : how the world's biggest life forms are saving human lives -- All the small things : why little things have such a big impact on our world -- The old dominion : how our biological elders are offering us new knowledge -- Fast times : why the quickest animals probably aren't the ones you think -- Aural sects : how superlative sound helps drive life as we know it -- The tough get going : how the world's strongest organisms might lift us to the heavens -- Deadly serious : why the world's most efficient killers are such effective lifesavers -- Smarter all the time : why the most intelligent life-forms ain't us -- Conclusion: The next superlative discovery is yours
Control code
on1048939157
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 373 pages
Isbn
9781946885944
Lccn
2018048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)1048939157
Label
Superlative : the biology of extremes, Matthew D. LaPlante
Publication
Copyright
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Nature's best ambassadors -- All things great and tall : how the world's biggest life forms are saving human lives -- All the small things : why little things have such a big impact on our world -- The old dominion : how our biological elders are offering us new knowledge -- Fast times : why the quickest animals probably aren't the ones you think -- Aural sects : how superlative sound helps drive life as we know it -- The tough get going : how the world's strongest organisms might lift us to the heavens -- Deadly serious : why the world's most efficient killers are such effective lifesavers -- Smarter all the time : why the most intelligent life-forms ain't us -- Conclusion: The next superlative discovery is yours
Control code
on1048939157
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 373 pages
Isbn
9781946885944
Lccn
2018048928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)1048939157

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