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Early life on Earth : a practical guide / David Wacey.

Title
Early life on Earth : a practical guide / David Wacey.
Author
Wacey, David.
Publication
[Dordrecht] : Springer, c2009.

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Description
x, 274 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps; 25 cm.
Series Statement
Topics in geobiology ; v. 31
Uniform Title
  • Topics in geobiology ; 31.
  • Topics in geobiology ; v. 31.
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
What can we expect to find in the earliest rock record? -- The difficulties of decoding early life -- Establishing the criteria for early life on earth -- Fulfilling the criteria for early life on earth -- Techniques for investigating early life on earth --> 3,700 ma isua supracrustal belt and akilia island S.W. Greenland -- ~3,490 ma dresser formation, east Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,470 ma mount ada basalt, east Pilbara, western Australia -- ~3,460 ma apex basalt, east Pilbara, western Australia -- ~3,450 ma, hoogenoeg formation, Barberton, South Africa -- ~3,450 ma, panorama formation, east Pilbara, western Australia -- ~3,426-3,350 ma, strelley pool formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,416-3,334 ma, kromberg formation, Barberton, South Africa -- ~3,350 ma, euro basalt, East Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,250 ma, fig tree group, Barberton, South Africa -- ~3,240 ma, kangaroo caves formation, East Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,200 ma, moodies group, Barberton, South Africa -- ~3,200 ma, Dixon island formation, Cleaverville Greenstone belt, West Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,000 ma, Cleaverville formation, Cleaverville Greenstone belt, West Pilbara, Western Australia -- ~3,000 ma, farrel quartzite, East Pilbara, Western Australia -- THE IMPOSTERS: younger biological contaminants and non-
ISBN
  • 9781402093883 (hbk.)
  • 1402093888 (hbk.)
LCCN
^^2008938718
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library