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Life in a Shell

A Physiologist’s View of a Turtle

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PAPERBACK

$22.00 • £17.95 • €20.00

ISBN 9780674072305

Publication Date: 03/04/2013

Academic Trade

192 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

11 halftones, 12 line illustrations

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Donald C. Jackson is Professor Emeritus of Medical Science at Brown University.

Awards & Accolades

  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2011
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