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Title:
A natural history of the New World : the ecology and evolution of plants in the Americas
Author:
Graham, Alan, 1934-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
xvi, 387 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Getting started -- Location, location, location -- Floods, temperature, evolution, and it's about time -- How do they do that? -- Early on : middle Cretaceous through the early Eocene -- Transition : middle Eocene through the early Miocene -- Modernizing : middle Miocene through the Pliocene -- Latest touch : the great ice ages -- The bigger picture : implications of past environmental changes in the New World -- Pole to pole : a walk over the landscape, a walk through time.
ISBN:
9780226306797

9780226306803
Format :
Book