Dictionary of Biology, The Penguin: 8th Edition (Dictionary, Penguin)

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9780140511772: Dictionary of Biology, The Penguin: 8th Edition (Dictionary, Penguin)

With an emphasis on coverage of modern fields such as molecular biology, immunology, cytology, genetics and ecology, the dictionary describes the central concepts and processes that all would-be biologists need to understand. Special efforts have been made to convey the biological significance of key entries, enabling the user to discover the ramifying connections of a particular term.

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Michael Thain teaches biology at Harrow School, England, and is a fellow of the Institute of Biology. He is currently working on a dictionary of zoology and a dictionary of human biology.

Michael Hickman is Professor of Botany at the University of Alberta, Canada.

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A marvelous compendium: accurate, clear and complete. (Matt Ridley, author of Genome)"

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Michael Abercrombie, Michael Hickman, M. L. Johnson, Michael Thain
Published by Puffin (1991)
ISBN 10: 0140511776 ISBN 13: 9780140511772
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