This guide covers vegetable, animal, and human existence from its basic building blocks through all its evolutionary diversity to the complexities of modern genetic engineering. The topics include carbon, cells and organisms, photosynthesis, movement, growth and development.
- Hardback | 64 pages
- 216 x 276mm | 530g
- 24 Mar 1994
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations and photographs
Table of contents
What is life?; carbon; cells and organisms; photosynthesis; movement; growth and development; asexual reproduction; DNA; how genes work; sexual reproduction; inheritance; evolution; genetic engineering.