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Dictionary of Biology

ISBN-10: 0199204624

ISBN-13: 9780199204625

Edition: 6th 2008

Authors: Oxford University Press Staff, Robert S. Hine, Elizabeth Martin

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Fully revised and updated, this new sixth edition is the perfect guide for those studying biology either in high school or college. The Dictionary offers more than 5,500 clear and concise entries, including more than 300 entries new to this edition. It provides comprehensive coverage of biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, includes biographical entries on key scientists, and features highlighted entries on important topics such as bioinformatics, genomics, molecular evolution, and protein structure. The new edition also features web links accessed via a companion website, featuring additional information that is regularly updated to ensure that it stays fresh. The volume also has many appendices, including a list of useful web sites, mass extinctions of species, and SI units, plus entirely new appendices on model organisms and their genomes and on Nobel prizewinners.
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Book details

List price: $17.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/15/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 704
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.75" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 0.528

Preface
A-Z Dictionary of Biology
Appendices
SI Units
Simplified classification of the animal kingdom
Simplified classification of the plant kingdom
Geological time scale
Major mass extinctions of species
Model organisms and their genomes
Nobel prizewinners
Useful websites