Origins : the search for our prehistoric past [E-Book] / Frank H.T. Rhodes.
Rhodes, Frank Harold Trevor, (author)
Ithaca : Comstock Publishing Associates, a division of Cornell University Press, 2016
1 online resource (341 pages)
englisch
9781501702440
9781501706233
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Table of Contents:
  • Defrosting the mammoth
  • Terrestrial timepieces
  • From so simple a beginning
  • Classification : the diversity of life
  • Spineless wonders
  • Bones, scales, and fins
  • The greening of the land
  • The amphibian foothold
  • The reign of the reptiles
  • The air
  • The blossoming earth
  • Rise of the mammals
  • The mammalian explosion
  • The Leakeys' legacy
  • Endless forms, most beautiful and most wonderful
  • On extinction
  • Have been and are being evolved : the development of life.