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The Resource Animal weapons : the evolution of battle, Douglas J. Emlen ; illustrated by David J. Tuss

Animal weapons : the evolution of battle, Douglas J. Emlen ; illustrated by David J. Tuss

Label
Animal weapons : the evolution of battle
Title
Animal weapons
Title remainder
the evolution of battle
Statement of responsibility
Douglas J. Emlen ; illustrated by David J. Tuss
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Emlen, Douglas John
Dewey number
591.47
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL940
LC item number
.E45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tuss, David J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal weapons
  • Animal defenses
  • Defensive (Military science)
Label
Animal weapons : the evolution of battle, Douglas J. Emlen ; illustrated by David J. Tuss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extremes -- Starting small. Camouflage and armor ; Teeth and claws ; Claspers, graspers, and giant jaws -- Triggering the race. Competition ; Economic defensibility ; Duels -- Running its course. Costs ; Reliable signal ; Deterrence ; Sneaks and cheats ; End of the race -- Parallels. Castles of sand and stone ; Ships, planes, and states ; Mass destruction
Control code
1574759
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 270 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805094503
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014004772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1574759
  • (OCoLC)871228482
Label
Animal weapons : the evolution of battle, Douglas J. Emlen ; illustrated by David J. Tuss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extremes -- Starting small. Camouflage and armor ; Teeth and claws ; Claspers, graspers, and giant jaws -- Triggering the race. Competition ; Economic defensibility ; Duels -- Running its course. Costs ; Reliable signal ; Deterrence ; Sneaks and cheats ; End of the race -- Parallels. Castles of sand and stone ; Ships, planes, and states ; Mass destruction
Control code
1574759
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 270 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780805094503
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014004772
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1574759
  • (OCoLC)871228482

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