Life on earth: a natural history

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Fontana, 1981 - Science - 319 pages
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Filled with very good color photographs. - Goodreads
Still my benchmark for nature writing. - Goodreads
Contents Introduction 1. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Ross - Goodreads

Written in '78 so a little out of date on some areas of our knowledge, but a nice overall review of the plant and animal kingdoms and how we got here. Filled with very good color photographs. Read full review

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User Review  - Maurice Frank - Goodreads

Great concise summary of the layered advance of plant and animal life. Everyone loves the pictures, probably underappreciated is the picture of stromatolites, a shallow sea lifeform going back over 3 ... Read full review

Contents

The Infinite Variety
11
Building Bodies
35
The First Forests
61
Copyright

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