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The Resource Out of thin air : dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere, Peter D. Ward ; illustrations by David W. Ehlert

Out of thin air : dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere, Peter D. Ward ; illustrations by David W. Ehlert

Label
Out of thin air : dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere
Title
Out of thin air
Title remainder
dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere
Statement of responsibility
Peter D. Ward ; illustrations by David W. Ehlert
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward, Peter D.
Dewey number
567.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE861.6.E95
LC item number
W37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
  • Paleoecology
  • Paleobotany
Label
Out of thin air : dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere, Peter D. Ward ; illustrations by David W. Ehlert
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006020396.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Respiration and the Body Plans of Animal Life -- Oxygen Through Time -- Evolving Respiratory Systems as a Cause of the Cambrian Explosion -- The Ordovician: Cambrian Explosion part II -- The Silurian-Devonian: How an Oxygen Spike Allowed the First Conquest of Land -- The Carboniferous-Early Permian: High-oxygen, Fires and Giants -- The Permian Extinction and the Evolution of Endothermy -- The Triassic Explosion -- The Jurassic: Dinosaur Hegemony in a Low-Oxygen World -- The Cretaceous Extinction and the Rise of Large Mammals -- Should We Fear the Oxygen Future?
Control code
1037438
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780309100618
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2006020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1037438
  • (OCoLC)70176846
Label
Out of thin air : dinosaurs, birds, and Earth's ancient atmosphere, Peter D. Ward ; illustrations by David W. Ehlert
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0616/2006020396.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-259) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Respiration and the Body Plans of Animal Life -- Oxygen Through Time -- Evolving Respiratory Systems as a Cause of the Cambrian Explosion -- The Ordovician: Cambrian Explosion part II -- The Silurian-Devonian: How an Oxygen Spike Allowed the First Conquest of Land -- The Carboniferous-Early Permian: High-oxygen, Fires and Giants -- The Permian Extinction and the Evolution of Endothermy -- The Triassic Explosion -- The Jurassic: Dinosaur Hegemony in a Low-Oxygen World -- The Cretaceous Extinction and the Rise of Large Mammals -- Should We Fear the Oxygen Future?
Control code
1037438
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780309100618
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2006020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1037438
  • (OCoLC)70176846

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