BEFORE THE SUN DIES: The Story of Evolution by Roy A. Gallant

BEFORE THE SUN DIES: The Story of Evolution

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An introduction to four billion years of evolution, starting with the Big Bang and concluding with speculation about life on other planets and space colonization. Early chapters dealing with the definition of life and the formation of stars, planets, and the first living cells are masterful, though extremely condensed. But later chapters--about the geologic record and the evolution of plants, animals and man--are so compressed that the general reader would be better served with an encyclop

Page count: 224pp
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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