SCHWAB, IR: Evolution’s Witness: How Eyes Evolved

Schwab, Ivan R. Evolution’s Witness: How Eyes Evolved. Oxford University Press, 2012. ISBN: 9780195369748. Unmarked text. Crinkled page inside. Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#29911)

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Illustrated in color and black/white throughout.

Examines the eye from the initial photoreception 3.75 billion years ago to early spatial recognition in the first cupped eyespot in Euglena to fully formed camera style eyes the size of beach balls in ichthyosaurs, animals have processed light to compete and survive in their respective niches.