A Dictionary of Biology

A Dictionary of Biology

About the Book
This new eighth edition has been fully revised and updated to reflect recent progress in the fields of biology, biophysics, and biochemistry, with particular expansion to the areas of research design and plant and animal development. Over 120 new entries include de-extinction, ecological
footprint, rewilding, and Zika virus, now totalling over 5,600 authoritative and up-to-date entries.

Numerous appendices include classifications of the animal and plant kingdoms, SI units, Nobel prizewinners, and a new appendix on anatomical terms. With new diagrams and updated web links, this remains the market-leading dictionary for students of biology, both at high school and college level.

About the Author:
Robert Hine was educated at King's College London and the University of Aberdeen. A professional freelance writer and editor since 1984, he has worked on numerous books and journals for both the UK and American markets. Specialist areas include life sciences, health, and the environment. He is also
manager of a community-based website promoting energy efficiency, renewable energy, and sustainability.

Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780198821489
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publisher Imprint: Oxford University Press, USA
Height: 196 mm
No of Pages: 736
Series Title: Oxford Quick Reference
Weight: 545 gr
ISBN-10: 0198821484
Publisher Date: 01 Jul 2019
Binding: Paperback
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 38 mm
Width: 130 mm
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