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Life On Earth: The Greatest Story Ever Told (40th Anniversary Edition)
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David Attenborough
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Life On Earth: The Greatest Story Ever Told (40th Anniversary Edition)

David Attenborough


Harper Collins

Mathematics & Sciences;
The natural world, country life & pets


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A new, beautifully illustrated edition of David Attenborough's groundbreaking Life on Earth.

David Attenborough's meeting with gorillas was one of the most unforgettable moments for millions of television viewers. With Life on Earth, Attenborough created a book and TV series that became a benchmark of quality, influencing a generation of nature lovers.

David Attenborough's internationally acclaimed book of the series was a worldwide bestseller. Told through an examination of animal and plant life - with occasional juxtapositions of extinct fossil forms to reveal the origin of living creatures - Life on Earth is an astonishing celebration of the evolution of life on Earth, with a cast of characters drawn from the whole range of organisms that have ever lived on this planet. Attenborough's perceptive, dynamic approach to the evolution of millions of species of living organisms that populate the planet takes the reader on an unforgettable journey of discovery from the very first spark of life to the blue and green wonder we know today.

Now, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the book's first publication, David Attenborough has revised Life on Earth, updating and adding to the original text and choosing beautiful, completely new photography. This special anniversary edition provides a fitting tribute to an enduring wildlife classic. It will enthral the generation who saw it when first published and will bring it alive for a whole new generation

By:   David Attenborough
Imprint:   Harper Collins
Country of Publication:   Australia
Dimensions:   Height: 288mm,  Width: 232mm,  Spine: 30mm
Weight:   1.738kg
ISBN:   9781460757130
ISBN 10:   1460757130
Publication Date:   September 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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