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Product Description: Ever since the recognition of the Neanderthals as an archaic human in the mid-nineteenth century, the fossilized bones of extinct humans have been used by paleoanthropologists to explore human origins. These bones told the story of how the earliest humans—bipedal apes, actually—first emerged in Africa some 6 to 7 million years ago...read more

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9781585445677 | 1 edition (Texas A & M Univ Pr, April 1, 2008), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ever since the recognition of the Neanderthals as an archaic human in the mid-nineteenth century, the fossilized bones of extinct humans have been used by paleoanthropologists to explore human origins.

Paperback:

9781603445184 | Reprint edition (Texas A & M Univ Pr, February 27, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ever since the recognition of the Neanderthals as an archaic human in the mid-nineteenth century, the fossilized bones of extinct humans have been used by paleoanthropologists to explore human origins.

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Product Description: Race has provided the rationale and excuse for some of the worst atrocities in human history. Yet, according to many biologists, physical anthropologists, and geneticists, there is no valid scientific justification for the concept of race...read more

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9781603444255 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, September 1, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Race has provided the rationale and excuse for some of the worst atrocities in human history.

Product Description: Leading experts explain infectious disease in an illustrated companion to the acclaimed American Museum of Natural History's exhibit. Epidemic! explores the world of infectious disease with essays by Nobel Prize-winning experts, profiles of scientists and researchers, and case studies...read more

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9781565845466 | New Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Presents forty short essays on the role of infectious disease in the world covering such topics as evolution, ecology, culture, exposure, infection, outbreaks, epidemics, pandemics, and preventive action.

Prebinding:

9781439503836 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Leading experts explain infectious disease in an illustrated companion to the acclaimed American Museum of Natural History's exhibit.

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Two museum mice take readers to the cutting edge of science, exploring and examining the tools by which we study our origins; some of the milestones in human origins; human movement across the planet; and the beginnings of being human through language, music, art, and tools.

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9781593730567 | Bunker Hill Pub Inc, March 30, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Explores the tools and methods used to study human origins and discusses milestones in human evolution, human movement across the planet, and the beginnings of being human through language, music, art, and technology.

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Product Description: ¿Resulta viable en la actualidad el planteamiento científico de la idea inspiradora de las novelas de Michael Crichton «Parque Jurásico» y «El mundo perdido», llevadas al cine por Steven Spielberg, según la cual se podrían clonar dinosaurios a partir del ADN encontrado en un mosquito fosilizado en ámbar que los hubiera pic...read more

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9788420639697, titled "Como fabricar un dinosaurio / How to Make a Dinosaur" | Poc edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2005), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: ¿Resulta viable en la actualidad el planteamiento científico de la idea inspiradora de las novelas de Michael Crichton «Parque Jurásico» y «El mundo perdido», llevadas al cine por Steven Spielberg, según la cual se podrían clonar dinosaurios a partir del ADN encontrado en un mosquito fosilizado en ámbar que los hubiera pica

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Based on an exhibition by the American Museum of Natural History, this unique book explores the 'Genomic Revolution,' covering cloning, genetic engineering, and biodiversity, as well as ethical issues surrounding each of these topics.

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9780471453314 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 28, 2004, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: Based on an exhibition by the American Museum of Natural History, this unique book explores the 'Genomic Revolution,' covering cloning, genetic engineering, and biodiversity, as well as ethical issues surrounding each of these topics.

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Product Description: Four years ago we edited a volume of 36 papers entitled Molecular Approaches to Ecology and Evolution (Schierwater et ai. , 1994), in which we attempted to put to­ gether a diverse array of papers that demonstrated the impact that the technologi­ cal revolution ofmolecular biology has had on the field ofevolutionary biologyand ecology...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Rob Desalle (editor) and Bernd Schierwater (editor)

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9783764357252 | Birkhauser, December 30, 2002, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Four years ago we edited a volume of 36 papers entitled Molecular Approaches to Ecology and Evolution (Schierwater et ai.
9780817657253 | Birkhauser, August 1, 1998, cover price $79.95

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Product Description: From the discoveries of Watson and Crick to the appearance of Dolly the Sheep, the last fifty years have ushered in a revolution of knowledge in how organisms develop, function, and replicate. Scientists are now engaged in an epic task that will catapult the revolution to new heights: the sequencing of the human genome...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By American Museum of Natural History (corporate author), Rob Desalle (editor) and Michael Yudell (editor)

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9780309074360 | Joseph Henry Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From the discoveries of Watson and Crick to the appearance of Dolly the Sheep, the last fifty years have ushered in a revolution of knowledge in how organisms develop, function, and replicate.

Product Description: Important practical implications are established by case reports and specific examples. The present book is the ideal complement to the practitioner’s manual Techniques in Molecular Systematics and Evolution, recently published by the same editors in the Birkhäuser MTBM book series...read more
By Rob Desalle (editor), Gonzalo Giribet (editor) and Ward Wheeler (editor)

Hardcover:

9780817665449 | Birkhauser, September 1, 2002, cover price $131.00 | About this edition: Important practical implications are established by case reports and specific examples.
9783764365448 | Birkhauser, October 1, 2001, cover price $299.00 | About this edition: Important practical implications are established by case reports and specific examples.

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Product Description: The amount of information that can be obtained by using molecular techniques in evolution, systematics and ecology has increased exponentially over the last ten years. The need for more rapid and efficient methods of data acquisition and analysis is growing accordingly...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Rob Desalle (editor), Gonzalo Giribet (editor) and Ward Wheeler (editor)

Hardcover:

9783764362560 | Birkhauser, June 1, 2002, cover price $329.00 | About this edition: The amount of information that can be obtained by using molecular techniques in evolution, systematics and ecology has increased exponentially over the last ten years.
9780817662561 | Birkhauser, August 1, 2001, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: The amount of information that can be obtained by using molecular techniques in evolution, systematics and ecology has increased exponentially over the last ten years.

Paperback:

9783764362577 | Birkhauser, August 1, 2002, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: The amount of information that can be obtained by using molecular techniques in evolution, systematics and ecology has increased exponentially over the last ten years.
9780817662578 | Birkhauser, August 1, 2001, cover price $55.01

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In a book filled with dinosaur facts and factoids, two renowned scientists present a fun and fascinating answer to the question posed by the blockbuster motion pictures--can modern science retrieve dinosaur DNA and clone a living dinosaur? Reprint.

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9780060977351 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 1998), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Describes the author's success in isolating some of the oldest DNA ever discovered, cites humorous bloopers from 'Jurassic Park,' and details the ongoing search for the perfect egg

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Product Description: Could it really happen? Could modern scientists using cutting-edge laboratory techniques really clone living, breathing, hungry dinosaurs & populate a true-to-life Jurassic Park? This is a fun-filled romp to that outer edge where the science fiction of today is approaching the hard science of tomorrow...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780788159367, titled "The Science of Jurassic Park and the Lost World: Or, How to Build a Dinosaur" | Diane Pub Co, June 1, 1997, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Could it really happen?
9780465073795 | Basic Books, May 1, 1997, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Describes the author's success in isolating some of the oldest DNA ever discovered, cites humorous bloopers from 'Jurassic Park,' and details the ongoing search for the perfect egg

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780694517411, titled "The Science of Jurassic Park & the Lost World: Or, How to Build a Dinosaur" | Harperaudio, April 1, 1997, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The author describes his success in isolating some of the oldest DNA ever discovered, cites humorous bloopers from 'Jurassic Park,' and details the ongoing search for the perfect egg.

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Hardcover:

9780870446696 | Natl Geographic Society, June 1, 1989, cover price $7.95

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