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Essentials of Biology

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Includes Interactive Study CD unused (compatible with Mac & Windows). All pages are clean, no markings made.

Essentials of Biology is an essentials level introductory general biology text for non-majors students that combines Dr. Sylvia Mader's superb and accessible writing style with clear visuals, a comprehensive learning system, and abundant supplements. Essentials o
Paperback, 645 pages
Published August 16th 2006 by McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math (first published January 4th 2006)
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Jul 31, 2014 Susie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Well written and simple language. Lots of graphics helped break up some dry material and enhanced learning. Good for a College Bio 101 course.
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May 09, 2012 Thomas Dejewski rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great text. Access to the website allows for chapter outlines, pre and post tests, and even flashcards for each chapter. Easy read. A for the course.
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It was very informational, and since I love Biology, it was one of my favorite non fiction books!
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This book was full of some things that were interesting and surprising that is for sure.
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Sylvia S. Mader, Ph.D., has written numerous biology textbooks for WCB/McGraw-Hill in addition to her most famous book, Inquiry Into Life. Her 20-year relationship with the company has yielded such titles as Human Biology, Fourth Edition, Understanding Anatomy and Physiology, Third Edition, and Biology, Fifth Edition.

A brilliant and prolific writer, Dr. Mader was a respected and well-loved biology
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