9,000 entries provide comprehensive coverage of biology (including human biology), chemistry, physics, the earth sciences, and astronomy. Short biographies of leading scientists are included, alongside full page illustrated features on such subjects as the Solar System and Genetically Modified Organisms. "Handy and readable...for scientists aged nine to ninety"-Nature
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Book Description Oxford University Press, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0199213437