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The Resource The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane

The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane

Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life
Title
The vital question
Title remainder
energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life
Statement of responsibility
Nick Lane
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Nick
Dewey number
576.8/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH325
LC item number
.L36 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life
  • Cells
  • Energy metabolism
Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain under the title: 'The vital question: why is life the way it is?'"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-333) 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
Why is life the way it is? -- The problem. What is life ; What is living? -- The origin of life. Energy at life's origin ; The emergence of cells -- Complexity. The origins of complex ; Sex and the origins of death -- Predictions. The power and the glory ; From the deep
Control code
ocn891611197
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780393088816
Lccn
2015004610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891611197
Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain under the title: 'The vital question: why is life the way it is?'"--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-333) 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
Why is life the way it is? -- The problem. What is life ; What is living? -- The origin of life. Energy at life's origin ; The emergence of cells -- Complexity. The origins of complex ; Sex and the origins of death -- Predictions. The power and the glory ; From the deep
Control code
ocn891611197
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780393088816
Lccn
2015004610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891611197

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