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The beak of the finch : a story of evolution in our time / Jonathan Weiner.

Weiner, Jonathan. (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library 598.88 W (Text) 39493105029567 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Macon County Public Library 598.88 W (Text) 39493106091624 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 067973337X
  • Physical Description: xvi,, 332 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Vintage Books edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1995.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1994.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-321) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Daphne major -- What Darwin saw -- Infinite variety -- Darwin's beaks -- A special providence -- Darwin's forces -- Twenty-five thousand Darwins -- Princeton -- Creation by variation -- The ever-turning sword -- Invisible coasts -- Cosmic partings -- Fusion or fission? -- New beings -- Invisible characters -- The giganitic experiment -- The stranger's power - The resistance movement -- A partner in the process -- The metaphysical crossbeak.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 9.2 22 78263.
Subject: Grant, Peter R., 1936-
Grant, B. Rosemary.
Finches > Evolution > Galapagos Islands.
Finches > Evolution > Research > Galapagos Islands.

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