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How did we find out about the beginning of life?

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Published by Walker in New York .
Written in English


  • Life -- Origin -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Life -- Origin.

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Describes scientists" attempts to find out how life began, including such topics as spontaneous generation and evolution.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesAbout the beginning of life.
StatementIsaac Asimov ; illustrated by David Wool.
SeriesHow did we find out--series
ContributionsWool, David, ill.
LC ClassificationsQH325 .A74 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3791676M
ISBN 100802764479, 0802764487
LC Control Number81071196

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