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Exobiology / edited by Cyril Ponnamperuma.


Amsterdam : North-Holland Pub. Company, 1972.
ISBN 9780444101105, 0720471230, 0444101101, 9780720471236

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Subjects Astrobiologie.
Biological Evolution.
Biology.
Exobiology.
Extraterrestrial Environment.
Life -- Origin.
Life on other planets.
Paleontology.
Vie -- Origines.
Vie extraterrestre.
Series Frontiers of biology ; no. 23.
Description xviii, 487 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada: American Elsevier Pub. Company, New York.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Origin of life on earth. Appearance of life in the universe / A.I. Oparin -- Precambrian paleobiology / J. William Schopt -- Geology of juvenile carbon / P.C. Sylvester-Bradley -- Primordial organic chemistry / Norman W. Gabel, Cyril Ponnamperuma -- Electronic factors in biochemical evolution / B. Pullman -- Origins of molecular chirality / William A. Bonner -- Origin of membranes and related surface phenomena / Dinesh O. Shah -- Evolution of proteins / M.O. Dayhoff -- Emergence of genetic organization / Carl R. Woese -- Early cellular evolution / Lynn Margulis -- Life beyond earth. Planetary atmospheres / Place of publication not identified Rasool -- Distribution and significance of carbon compounds on the moon / Sherwood Chang, Keith Kvenvolden -- Organic molecules in space / Bertram Donn -- Potential targets in the search for extraterrestrial life / Harold P. Klein -- Life beyond the solar system / Carl Sagan.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)379138
(OCoLC)ocm00379138
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WorldCat Identities Ponnamperuma, Cyril, 1923-
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