Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 November 2011

328 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195369748

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Evolution's Witness

How Eyes Evolved

Ivan R Schwab

  • Named "Notable Book of the Year" by Scientific American
  • Contains 400 images of critical species and their ocular microscopy
  • Many insights are new to science and illustrate key steps in the evolution of the eye
  • Discusses pivotal developments throughout the preceding 3.75 billion years and illustrates how the eye can be practical and utilitarian at each step

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