Life: The Science of Biology

Front Cover
W. H. Freeman, 2008 - Science - 1251 pages
2 Reviews
Co-published by Sinauer Associates, Inc., and W. H. Freeman and Company.  Visit the Life, Eighth Edition preview site. LIFE HAS EVOLVED. . . from its original publication to this dramatically revitalized Eighth Edition. LIFE has always shown students how biology works, offering an engaging and coherent presentation of the fundamentals of biology by describing the landmark experiments that revealed them. This edition builds on those strengths and introduces several innovations.
As with previous editions, the Eighth Edition will also be available in three paperback volumes:
  • Volume I: The Cell and Heredity, Chapters 1-20
  • Volume II: Evolution, Diversity and Ecology, Chapters 1, 21-33, 52-57
  • Volume III: Plants and Animals, Chapters 1, 34-51

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: Life: The Science of Biology

User Review  - Audrey - Goodreads

I read Volumes 2 and 3 for Biology 2. Biology 1 (Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology) used a different textbook. Read full review

Review: Life: The Science of Biology

User Review  - Maria - Goodreads

Nice figures. I only scanned a bunch of this one because I was bored in the class but the figures were helpful. Read full review

References to this book

Bibliographic information