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Author Maynard Smith, John, 1920-2004-

Title The origins of life : from the birth of life to the origin of language / John Maynard Smith and Eörs Szathmáry.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    576.8 MAY    Staff Reported Missing
Description 180 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [171]) and index.
Contents Life and information -- Major transitions -- From chemistry to heredity -- From the RNA world to the modern world -- From heredity to simple cells -- Origin of eukaryotic cells -- Origin of sex -- Genetic conflict -- Living together -- Evolution of many-celled organisms -- Animal societies -- From animal societies to human societies -- Origin of language.
Subject Evolution (Biology)
Genetic transformation.
Added Author Szathmáry, Eörs.
ISBN 0198504934 : $25.00

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