Larousse Science of Life

By: Rostand, Jean; Tetry, Andree

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0600023648 475 pages including index. Copyright date 1971. Boards very faded. Endpapers water stained. Binding loose. "One of the most remarkable features of our age is the sudden advance which biology - the science of life - has made during the past fifty years." - Preface. This tome surveys the following topics: The cell, Sex, Virginal reproduction - parthenogenesis; Fertilization; Development; Single Monsters; Growth; Metamorphosis; Old age and death; The suspension of life; Regeneration; The culture of tissues; Grafting; Genetics; Mutations; Special cases of heredity; Human heredity; Twins; Eugenics; Species; Evolution; Adaptation and its problems; Theories of evolution; Human evolution; The future of man. Includes many black and white and some colour illustrations.

Title: Larousse Science of Life

Author Name: Rostand, Jean; Tetry, Andree

Categories: Biology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Littlehampton Book Services Ltd: 1971

ISBN Number: 0600023648

ISBN Number 13: 9780600023647

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 46606472

Keywords: Rostand, Jean; Tetry, Andree Larousse Science of Life - a Study of biology, Sex, Genetics, Heredity, and Evloution 475 pages including index. Copyright date 1971. Boards very faded. Endpapers water stained. Binding loose. "One of the most remarkable,