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The Resource The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane

The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane

Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life
Title
The vital question
Title remainder
energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life
Statement of responsibility
Nick Lane
Title variation
Vital question
Title variation remainder
why is life the way it is?
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A biochemist, building on the pillars of evolutionary theory and drawing on cutting-edge research into the link between energy and genes, argues that the evolution of multicellular life was the result of a single event
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Nick
Dewey number
576.8/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH325
LC item number
.L36 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Life
  • Cells
  • Energy metabolism
Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The problem -- What is life? -- What is living? -- II. The origin of life -- Energy at life's origin -- The emergence of cells -- III. Complexity -- The origins of complex cells -- Sex and the origins of death -- IV. Predictions -- The power and the glory -- Epilogue: From the deep
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780393088816
Lccn
2015004610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn891611197
  • 1485474
Label
The vital question : energy, evolution, and the origins of complex life, Nick Lane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The problem -- What is life? -- What is living? -- II. The origin of life -- Energy at life's origin -- The emergence of cells -- III. Complexity -- The origins of complex cells -- Sex and the origins of death -- IV. Predictions -- The power and the glory -- Epilogue: From the deep
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
360 pages
Isbn
9780393088816
Lccn
2015004610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn891611197
  • 1485474

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