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A dictionary of science, general editor, Jonathan Law (Market House Books)

Label
A dictionary of science
Title
A dictionary of science
Statement of responsibility
general editor, Jonathan Law (Market House Books)
Title variation
Oxford dictionary of science
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features short biographies of leading scientists, full page illustrated features on subjects such as the solar system and genetically modified organisms, and chronologies of specific scientific subjects
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
503
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Q123
LC item number
.C68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Law, Jonathan
Series statement
Oxford quick reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science
Label
A dictionary of science, general editor, Jonathan Law (Market House Books)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition published in 2010
  • "First published in 1984 as Concise science dictionary"--Title page verso
Bar code
31223131171325
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A dictionary of science -- Atomic theory chronology -- Big-bang theory (feature) -- Biochemistry chronology -- Cell biology chronology -- Cosmology chronology -- Crystal defects (feature) -- Electronics chronology -- El niño (feature) -- Explosives chronology -- Genetically modified organisms (feature) -- Learning in animals (feature) -- Microscopy chronology -- Moon exploration chronology -- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (feature) -- Plastics chronology -- Polymers (feature) -- Refrigeration (feature) -- Solar system (feature) -- Telescopes, optical astronomical (feature) -- Vitamins chronology -- Appendices -- SI units -- Fundamental constants -- The solar system -- Geological time scale -- Simplified phylogenetic tree for plants -- Simplified phylogenetic tree of the animal kingdom -- The periodic table -- Useful websites
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
1006 pages
Isbn
9780198738374
Lccn
2016956901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)980880502
Label
A dictionary of science, general editor, Jonathan Law (Market House Books)
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition published in 2010
  • "First published in 1984 as Concise science dictionary"--Title page verso
Bar code
31223131171325
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A dictionary of science -- Atomic theory chronology -- Big-bang theory (feature) -- Biochemistry chronology -- Cell biology chronology -- Cosmology chronology -- Crystal defects (feature) -- Electronics chronology -- El niño (feature) -- Explosives chronology -- Genetically modified organisms (feature) -- Learning in animals (feature) -- Microscopy chronology -- Moon exploration chronology -- Nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (feature) -- Plastics chronology -- Polymers (feature) -- Refrigeration (feature) -- Solar system (feature) -- Telescopes, optical astronomical (feature) -- Vitamins chronology -- Appendices -- SI units -- Fundamental constants -- The solar system -- Geological time scale -- Simplified phylogenetic tree for plants -- Simplified phylogenetic tree of the animal kingdom -- The periodic table -- Useful websites
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
1006 pages
Isbn
9780198738374
Lccn
2016956901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)980880502

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