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Author Armstrong, Joseph E. (Joseph Everett), author.
Title How the Earth turned green : a brief 3.8-billion-year history of plants / Joseph E. Armstrong.
Published Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2014.
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 Floor4  QK45.2 .A76 2014    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 563 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A green world -- Small green beginnings -- Cellular collaborations -- A big blue marble -- Down by the sea (-weeds) -- The great invasion -- The pioneer spirit -- Back to the Devonian -- Seeds to success -- A Cretaceous takeover -- All flesh is grass.
Language Text in English.
Subject Plants -- History.
ISBN 9780226069630 (cloth) (alkaline paper)
022606963X (cloth) (alkaline paper)
9780226069777 (paperback) (alkaline paper)
022606977X (paperback) (alkaline paper)
9780226069807 (e-book)
OCLC number 868000072