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              Developmental Biology: A Very Short Introduction
                

              Developmental Biology: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

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              The development of a single fertilized egg into a fly, an elephant, or a human baby is one the most remarkable near-miracles achieved by nature. This Very Short Introduction, written by the distinguished developmental biologist Lewis Wolpert, gives a concise account of, and explo ...

              ISBN 9780199601196
              Published 25 October 2011 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 14+ years
              Series Very Short Introductions
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              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief
               

              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief (Paperback, Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

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              Why does every society around the world have a religious tradition of some sort? This book looks at belief's psychological basis and its possible evolutionary origins in physical cause and effect. It explores the different types of belief - including that of animals, of children, ...

              ISBN 9780571231683
              Published 1 March 2007 by Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              How We Live and Why We Die: the secret lives of cells
               

              How We Live and Why We Die: the secret lives of cells (Paperback, Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

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              Cells are the basis of all life in the universe. Our bodies are made up of billions of them. This title provides an explanation of the science that underpins our lives. It explains how our bodies function and how we derived from a single cell - the embryo.

              ISBN 9780571239122
              Published 14 May 2010 by Faber and Faber
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              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief
               

              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief (Hardback)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

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              A unique, scientific look into why we are all believers.

              ISBN 9780393064490
              Published 1 January 1901 by WW Norton & Co
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              Malignant Sadness
                

              Malignant Sadness (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

              An excellent book, the most objective short account I know of all the various approaches to depression.' Anthony Storr

              ISBN 9780571266715
              Available in EPUB
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              Language en
              Published 5 May 2011 by Faber and Faber
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              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief
                

              Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast: The Evolutionary Origins of Belief (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

              A groundbreaking popular science book, examining the evolutionary origins of belief.

              ISBN 9780571266722
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              Language en
              Published 3 February 2011 by Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              How We Live and Why We Die: the secret lives of cells
                

              How We Live and Why We Die: the secret lives of cells (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

              Distinguished biologist Lewis Wolpert explains how cells provide the answers to fundamental questions about our lives.

              ISBN 9780571250851
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              Published 2 April 2009 by Faber and Faber
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              The Unnatural Nature of Science
                

              The Unnatural Nature of Science (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

              Shows that many of our understandings about scientific thought can be corrected once we realise just how unnatural science actually is. Quoting scientists from Aristotle to Einstein, the author argues that scientific ideas are, with rare exceptions, counter-intuitive and that com ...

              ISBN 9780571317387
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              Published 15 May 2014 by Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Principles of Development
               

              Principles of Development (Paperback, 6th Revised edition)

              By Wolpert, Lewis; Tickle, Cheryll; Martinez Arias, Alfonso

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              All the key principles of developmental biology that students need to know, underpinned by experimental evidence, and an exploration of the molecular basis of the subject.

              ISBN 9780198800569
              Published 3 April 2019 by Oxford University Press (S2)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Triumph of the Embryo
               

              The Triumph of the Embryo (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wolpert, Lewis

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              This exploration of how cells multiply and develop offers an accessible look at a difficult subject, with fascinating insights into aging, cancer, regeneration, and evolution. Clear and engagingly written. -- Nature. 1993 edition.

              ISBN 9780486469294
              Published 9 December 2008 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
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