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Exti nction

how life on earth nearly ended 250 million years ago

by Douglas H. Erwin

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Extinction (Biology) -- History.,
  • Catastrophes (Geology),
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Permian.,
  • Paleontology, Stratigraphic.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDouglas H. Erwin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE721.2.E97 E96546 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3422054M
    ISBN 100691005249
    LC Control Number2005043376

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