The Resource Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived, Chip Walter

Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived, Chip Walter

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Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived
Title
Last ape standing
Title remainder
the seven-million year story of how and why we survived
Statement of responsibility
Chip Walter
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the intriguing tale of how against all odds and despite nature's brutal and capricious ways we stand here today, the only surviving humans, and the planet's most dominant species"--P. [4] of jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
569.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GN282
LC item number
.W35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived, Chip Walter
Label
Last ape standing : the seven-million year story of how and why we survived, Chip Walter
Publication
Note
"The seven-million-year story of how and why we survived." --Cover
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-205) 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
The battle for survival -- The invention of childhood (or, Why it hurts to have a baby) -- Learning machines -- Tangled webs : the moral primate -- The everywhere ape -- Cousin creatures -- Beauties in the beast -- The voice inside your head -- Epilogue: The next human
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ocn795174354
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
xiv, 220 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780802717566
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012037484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802717566
  • (OCoLC)795174354

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