Schaum's Easy Outline of Biology, Second Edition by George H. FriedSchaum's Easy Outline of Biology, Second Edition by George H. Fried

Schaum's Easy Outline of Biology, Second Edition

byGeorge H. Fried, George J. Hademenos

Paperback | October 14, 2010

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When you need just the essentials of biology, this Easy Outlines book is there to help

If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview of biology, it’s got to be Schaum's Easy Outline. This book is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused version of its Schaum’s Outline cousin, with an emphasis on clarity and conciseness.

Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.

  • Perfect if you have missed class or need extra review
  • Gives you expert help from teachers who are authorities in their fields
  • So small and light that it fits in your backpack!

    Topics include: The Chemistry of Life, Cell Structure and Function, The Molecular Basis of Inheritance, The Cellular Basis of Inheritance, The Mechanism of Inheritance, Classification of Prokaryotes, Classification of Eukaryotes, Plant Structure and Function, Intercellular Communication, Musculoskeletal System, Respiration and Circulation, Homeostasis and Excretion, Nurition and Digestion, Reproduction and Early Human Development, Evolution and the Origin of Life, Ecology.

George H. Fried is a Professor of Biology at Brooklyn College. He received his A.B. from Brooklyn College, and his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. His research interests have centered on metabolic aspects of comparative physiology and the enzymatic factors in genetic and experimental obesities. From 19...
Title:Schaum's Easy Outline of Biology, Second EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.39 inPublished:October 14, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071746544

ISBN - 13:9780071746540

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: THe Chemistry of Life. Chapter 2: Cell Structure and Function. Chapter 3: The Molecular Basis of Inheritance. Chapter 4: The Cellular Basis of Inheritance. Chapter 5: The Mechanism of Inheritance. Chapter 6: Classification of Prokaryotes. Chapter 7: Classification of Eukaryotes. Chapter 8: Plant STructure and Function. Chapter 9: Intercellular Communication. Chapter 10: Musculoskeletal System. Chapter 11: Respiration and Circulation. Chapter 12: Homeostasis and Excretion. Chapter 13: Nurition and Digestion. Chapter 14: Reproduction and Early Human Development. Chapter 15: Evolution and the Origin of Life. Chapter 16: Ecology.