The Story of Life

By Douglas Palmer; Peter Barrett (Illustrator)

University of California Press, Hardcover, 9780520255111, 367pp.

Publication Date: November 2009

"Evolution" recreates the 3.5 billion-year story of life on Earth in stunning detail through vivid full-color illustrations and graphics, the latest scientific information, and hundreds of photographs--a beautifully detailed panorama of communities from microbes to humankind that have lived on the planet's continents and in its oceans.

About the Author
Dr. Douglas Palmer, consutant