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    DescriptionThis wide-ranging book sets out to explain the ten greatest 'inventions' of life, from its origin to death, by way of such fantastical principles as DNA, photosynthesis, sight and consciousness.

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    Life Ascending
    The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nick Lane
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 344
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 208 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 295 g
    ISBN 13: 9780393338669
    ISBN 10: 0393338665

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: SCI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S7.0
    BIC subject category V2: PD
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading: ,
    Ingram Subject Code: SE
    Libri: I-SE
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    DC22: 576.8
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 26730
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: SCI027000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A60503700
    LC classification: QH367 .L36 2010
    Thema V1.0: PSAJ
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    WW Norton & Co
    Imprint name
    WW Norton & Co
    Publication date
    23 July 2010
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    If Charles Darwin sprang from his grave, I would give him this fine book to bring him up to speed. --Matt Ridley, author of The Red Queen"