A Short History of Planet Earth
Mountains, Mammals, Fire, and IceBook - 1996
An Earth scientist offers an answer to the question: How did we get here?. Charting both the geological and biological history of the planet, the story moves from the origin of the Earth's iron core to the formation of today's seven continents, and from the primordial building blocks of life to the evolution of the human form.
Publisher: New York : John Wiley, 1996
Call Number: 551.7 M1477s
Characteristics: vi, 266 p. : ill. ; 25 cm