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The Handy Biology Answer Book

The Handy Biology Answer Book

(2014)
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The study of life and living organisms is ancient, broad, and ongoing. The thoroughly revised and completely updated second edition of The Handy Biology Answer Book examines, explains, and traces mankind's understanding of this important topic. From the newsworthy to the practical and from the medical to the historical, this entertaining and informative book brings the complexity of life into focus through the well-researched answers to nearly 1,300 common biology questions, including ...

. What is social Darwinism?
. Is IQ genetically controlled?
. Do animals commit murder?
. How did DNA help "discover" King Richard III?
. Is obesity inherited?

The Handy Biology Answer Book covers all aspects of human, animal, plant, and microbial biology. It also introduces the scientists behind the breathtaking advances, tracing scientific history and milestones. It explains the inner workings of cells, as well as bacteria, viruses, fungi, plant and animal characteristics and diversity, endangered plants and animals, evolution, adaption and the environment, DNA and chromosomes, genetics and genetic engineering, laboratory techniques, and much more. This handy reference is the go-to guide for students and the more learned alike. It's for anyone interested in life!

 
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Paperback Editions

August 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: The Handy Biology Answer Book (The Handy Answer Book Series)
Author(s): Patricia Barnes-Svarney, Thomas E Svarney
ISBN: 1-57859-490-1 / 978-1-57859-490-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Visible Ink Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

July 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Handy Biology Answer Book (The Handy Answer Book Series)
Author(s): Patricia Barnes-Svarney, Thomas E Svarney
Publisher: Visible Ink Press
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


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