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The Resource Hot carbon : carbon-14 and a revolution in science, John F. Marra

Hot carbon : carbon-14 and a revolution in science, John F. Marra

Label
Hot carbon : carbon-14 and a revolution in science
Title
Hot carbon
Title remainder
carbon-14 and a revolution in science
Statement of responsibility
John F. Marra
Title variation
Carbon-14 and a revolution in science
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are few fields of science that carbon-14 has not touched. In Hot Carbon, John F. Marra tells the untold story of this scientific revolution, weaving together the workings of the many disciplines that employ carbon-14 with gripping tales of the individuals who pioneered its possibilities
Cataloging source
N$T
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Marra, John F
Dewey number
551.7/01
Index
index present
LC call number
QD181.C1
LC item number
M3875 2019eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carbon
  • Radiocarbon dating
  • Radioactive dating
  • 30.01 history of the exact sciences
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Carbon
  • Radioactive dating
  • Radiocarbon dating
Label
Hot carbon : carbon-14 and a revolution in science, John F. Marra
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Prologue: Aboard the Research Vessel Endeavor, South of Iceland, May 1991; 1. Discovery; 2. Discovery's Wake; 3. The "Invisible Phenomenon"; 4. Dating; 5. Photosynthesis; 6. Calvin's Cycle; 7. Scintillations and Accelerations; 8. The Shroud of Turin and Other Relics; 9. Ocean Circulation; 10. Carbon-14 in the Ocean; 11. Ocean Fertility; 12. Resolution: Plankton Rate Processes in Oligotrophic Oceans; 13. Carbon-14 and Climate; Epilogue; Appendix 1. List of Nobel Prize Winners Mentioned; Appendix 2. The Periodic Table of Elements; Notes
Control code
1101186754
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 264 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231546782
Lccn
2018044692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvh707qb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1101186754
Label
Hot carbon : carbon-14 and a revolution in science, John F. Marra
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Prologue: Aboard the Research Vessel Endeavor, South of Iceland, May 1991; 1. Discovery; 2. Discovery's Wake; 3. The "Invisible Phenomenon"; 4. Dating; 5. Photosynthesis; 6. Calvin's Cycle; 7. Scintillations and Accelerations; 8. The Shroud of Turin and Other Relics; 9. Ocean Circulation; 10. Carbon-14 in the Ocean; 11. Ocean Fertility; 12. Resolution: Plankton Rate Processes in Oligotrophic Oceans; 13. Carbon-14 and Climate; Epilogue; Appendix 1. List of Nobel Prize Winners Mentioned; Appendix 2. The Periodic Table of Elements; Notes
Control code
1101186754
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 264 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231546782
Lccn
2018044692
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvh707qb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1101186754

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