Diversity Of Life: The Illustrated Guide To Five Kingdoms / Edition 2

Diversity Of Life: The Illustrated Guide To Five Kingdoms / Edition 2

by Lynn Margulis, Karlene Schwartz, Michael Dolan, Michael Dolan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763708623

ISBN-13: 9780763708627

Pub. Date: 03/01/1999

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

This sophisticated coloring book is a beautifully detailed illustration of the world's living diversity. It is written for science students, teachers, and anyone else who is curious about the extraordinary variety of living things that inhabit this planet. It opens with an introduction to the classification systems, distinctions between prokaryotic and eukaryotic…  See more details below

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This sophisticated coloring book is a beautifully detailed illustration of the world's living diversity. It is written for science students, teachers, and anyone else who is curious about the extraordinary variety of living things that inhabit this planet. It opens with an introduction to the classification systems, distinctions between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells, an introduction to life cycles, Earth history, and an explanation of how to best use this coloring book. The next section is organized by communities in which the organisms live. The final section details the variety of major groupings - phyla - within each kingdom and shows how the organisms in each are distinguished from one other. This coloring book gives a visual understanding of the enormous diversity of life on this planet and will be an enlightening and educational resource for students from a variety of backgrounds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763708627
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Edition description:
2E
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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