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2 edition of The history of fish. found in the catalog.

The history of fish.

Samuel Wood & Sons

The history of fish.

by Samuel Wood & Sons

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Printed and sold by S. Wood & Sons in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Fishes -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature.
    ContributionsSamuel Wood & Sons,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL122.2 .H585 1816
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16293317M
    LC Control Number2007577738

    About Your Inner Fish. Neil Shubin, the paleontologist and professor of anatomy who co-discovered Tiktaalik, the “fish with hands,” tells the story of our bodies as you’ve never heard it basis for the PBS series. By examining fossils and DNA, he shows us that our hands actually resemble fish fins, our heads are organized like long-extinct jawless fish, and major parts of our “Racism among wh i te Christians is higher than among the nonreligious. That's no coincidence. For most of American history, the light-skinned Jesus conjured up by wh y te congregations demanded the preservation of inequality as part of the divine order.”

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