An On-Line Biology Book
by Mike J. Farabee
The text items are modified lecture outlines the author have developed over the many years of teaching college-level introductory biology. The book covers chemistry of life, cells, reactions and enzymes, cellular metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, protein synthesis, the structure of plants, animal cells and tissues, evolutionary theory, paleobiology, biological diversity, human evolution, population ecology, etc.
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by William A. Locy - H. Holt and Company
The author brings under one view the broad features of biological progress, and increases the human interest by writing the story around the lives of the great Leaders. This is an untechnical account of the rise and progress of biology.
by B. Akre, J. Brainard, N. Gray-Wilson, D. Wilkin - CK-12 Foundation
From the table of contents: Chemical Basis of Life; Cell Structure and Function; Photosynthesis; Cell Division and Reproduction; Genetics; Biotechnology; History of Life; Evolutionary Theory; Principles of Ecology; Populations; The Human Body.
by Stephen B. Cox - OTexts
Statistics allows us to describe variability in biological data, and it facilitates the biologist's ability to make decisions. This text is designed for upper-level undergraduate students intending to pursue a career in the biological sciences.
by Simon A. Levin
This report explores the interface between biology and mathematics. It argues that the stimulation of biological application will enrich the discipline of mathematics for decades or more, as have applications from the physical sciences in the past.