The New Penguin Dictionary of Biology (Penguin reference)

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9780140511772: The New Penguin Dictionary of Biology (Penguin reference)

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

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Michael Thain has taught biology at Harrow since 1969. He is a fellow of the Institute of Biology and a council member of the London Natural History Society. Michael Hickman has been Professor of Botany at the University of Alberta, Canada, since 1981. He lives in Edmonton.

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Michael Abercrombie, Michael Hickman, M. L. Johnson, Michael Thain
Published by Puffin (1991)
ISBN 10: 0140511776 ISBN 13: 9780140511772
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1

Book Description Puffin, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140511776

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