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The Resource What on Earth happened?, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw

What on Earth happened?, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw

Label
What on Earth happened?
Title
What on Earth happened?
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive account of Earth's history, from the first fraction of a second when the universe banged into existence to the dawn of the twenty-first century
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lloyd, Christopher
Dewey number
900
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE11
LC item number
.L56 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Earth sciences
  • Human beings
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Civilization
  • Earth sciences
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Human beings
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
What on Earth happened?, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-399) 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
pt. 1. Mother nature (13.7 billion--7 million BC): how the universe was formed, and the unfolding of life on earth before mankind -- pt. 2. Homo sapiens (7 million--5000 BC): how humans evolved as hunter-gatherers, living within the state of nature -- pt. 3. Settling in (5000 BC--c.570 AD): how farm animals and crops led to the growth of a range of different human civilizations -- pt. 4 Going global (c.570 AD--present day): how the fates of human civilizations and the natural world fused into a global whole
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781596915831
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • ocn223106249
  • (OCoLC)223106249
Label
What on Earth happened?, Christopher Lloyd ; illustrations by Andy Forshaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-399) 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
pt. 1. Mother nature (13.7 billion--7 million BC): how the universe was formed, and the unfolding of life on earth before mankind -- pt. 2. Homo sapiens (7 million--5000 BC): how humans evolved as hunter-gatherers, living within the state of nature -- pt. 3. Settling in (5000 BC--c.570 AD): how farm animals and crops led to the growth of a range of different human civilizations -- pt. 4 Going global (c.570 AD--present day): how the fates of human civilizations and the natural world fused into a global whole
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
415 pages
Isbn
9781596915831
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • ocn223106249
  • (OCoLC)223106249

Library Locations

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