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Diatoms to Dinosaurs: The Size and Scale of Living Things

Popular Science

By: Christopher McGowan (Author)

288 pages, Illus

Penguin Books

Paperback | Mar 1999 | #89673 | ISBN: 0140281045
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Dec 1994 | #35843 | ISBN: 1559633042
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NHBS Price: £27.50 $34/€31 approx

About this book

A fascinating journey through the natural world as the author imparts to us the central importance of size and scale to the survival of every living organism.

"From the opening lines, Diatoms to Dinosaurs captured my attention. Personal anecdotes, the careful selection of interesting examples, and lucid writing make the book a delight to read. Seldom are biological concepts so accessible."
- Philip J Currie

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