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The Resource The quest for life in amber, George and Roberta Poinar

The quest for life in amber, George and Roberta Poinar

Label
The quest for life in amber
Title
The quest for life in amber
Statement of responsibility
George and Roberta Poinar
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poinar, George O
Dewey number
560
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE742
LC item number
.P66 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Poinar, Roberta
Series statement
Helix books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amber fossils
  • DNA, Fossil
  • Amber
Target audience
adult
Label
The quest for life in amber, George and Roberta Poinar
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-205) 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
1. Amber from the sea -- 2. The Russian connection -- 3. Looking at amber up close -- 4. African safari -- 5. Adventures with tomb amber -- 6. Excursion in Poland -- 7. Searching for Berber amber -- 8. Bringing them back alive -- 9. Million-year-old cells -- 10. Pursuing ancient DNA -- 11. Amber south of the border -- 12. The Extinct DNA Study Group -- 13. Western European collections -- 14. Amber in the Caribbean -- 15. Amber down under -- 16. Rekindling the quest for ancient DNA -- 17. Going back in time -- 18. Jurassic Park repercussions -- 19. Amber from the dinosaur period -- 20. Older and older -- 21. Famous fossils -- 22. Amber intrigue -- 23. Ancient DNA -- 24. Future implications
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 219 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780201489286
Lccn
94003043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29797684
  • (OCoLC)29797684
Label
The quest for life in amber, George and Roberta Poinar
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-205) 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
1. Amber from the sea -- 2. The Russian connection -- 3. Looking at amber up close -- 4. African safari -- 5. Adventures with tomb amber -- 6. Excursion in Poland -- 7. Searching for Berber amber -- 8. Bringing them back alive -- 9. Million-year-old cells -- 10. Pursuing ancient DNA -- 11. Amber south of the border -- 12. The Extinct DNA Study Group -- 13. Western European collections -- 14. Amber in the Caribbean -- 15. Amber down under -- 16. Rekindling the quest for ancient DNA -- 17. Going back in time -- 18. Jurassic Park repercussions -- 19. Amber from the dinosaur period -- 20. Older and older -- 21. Famous fossils -- 22. Amber intrigue -- 23. Ancient DNA -- 24. Future implications
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 219 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780201489286
Lccn
94003043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm29797684
  • (OCoLC)29797684

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