The Resource Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould

Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould

Label
Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history
Title
Wonderful life
Title remainder
the Burgess Shale and the nature of history
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Jay Gould
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains why the diversity of the Burgess Shale is important in understanding our past and evolution
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
560/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE770
LC item number
.G67 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history, Stephen Jay Gould
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 325-335
Contents
The iconography of an expectation -- A background for the Burgess shale -- Reconstruction of the Burgess shale toward a new view of life -- The burgess drama -- Walcott's vision and the nature of history -- Possible worlds: the power of "just history"
Control code
18983518
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
347 p.
Isbn
9780393027051
Lccn
88037469
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)18983518

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