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Catastrophes and lesser calamities : the causes of mass extinctions, Tony Hallam

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Catastrophes and lesser calamities : the causes of mass extinctions
Title
Catastrophes and lesser calamities
Title remainder
the causes of mass extinctions
Statement of responsibility
Tony Hallam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Z@2
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1933-
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Hallam, A.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Catastrophes (Geology)
Label
Catastrophes and lesser calamities : the causes of mass extinctions, Tony Hallam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [208]-213) and index
Contents
In search of possible causes of mass extinctions -- Historical background -- Evidence for catastrophic organic changes in the geological record -- Impact by comets and asteroids -- Sea-level changes -- Oxygen deficiency in the oceans -- Climate change -- Volcanic activity -- Pulling the strands together -- The evolutionary significance of mass extinctions -- The influence of humans
Control code
111062023
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 p.
Isbn
9780192806680
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Catastrophes and lesser calamities : the causes of mass extinctions, Tony Hallam
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [208]-213) and index
Contents
In search of possible causes of mass extinctions -- Historical background -- Evidence for catastrophic organic changes in the geological record -- Impact by comets and asteroids -- Sea-level changes -- Oxygen deficiency in the oceans -- Climate change -- Volcanic activity -- Pulling the strands together -- The evolutionary significance of mass extinctions -- The influence of humans
Control code
111062023
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 226 p.
Isbn
9780192806680
Other physical details
ill., maps

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