Advance, NC (PRWEB) January 05, 2012
The Essence of Life is an educational, informative and well-researched book about prehistoric life and evolution. It offers a simple and easy-to-understand approach to science, allowing them to explore the interesting creatures that are found in this planet in a fun and practical manner. Written by Dr. Bee G. Gwynn, this book is a synopsis of paleontology and opens the doors for greater understanding of how the current world came to be.
The Essence of Life has not been written for scientists. Nevertheless, their contributions are herein utilized. This knowledge-enhancing read has been written primarily for the young, such as those in middle school to high school, as well as for adults who are young at heart. This read caters to adults who have chosen other pathways for accruing a livelihood and who might just now begin to wonder how earth, life, and all this began and evolved. The work has been simplified in order to render it more likely to be read and understood by the nonscientist.
These informative and fascinating facts contain a comprehensive tour into the beginning of life through earth’s formation. It traces the science of the collision of rocks, all the way down to the mixture of gases. It also shares an organized structure of various prehistoric time periods, which pave way to a more vivid understanding of the evolution of organisms. Amidst all the scientific names and theories stand a very solid foundation of this book for it significantly contributes a greater purpose; The Essence of Life insinuates a profound awareness of how human activities can be responsible for the ultimate transformation of the environment in which these organisms thrive. Thus, instilling the message that it is their duty to protect and preserve even the simplest form of life.
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About the Author
Dr. Bee G. Gwynn, 81 years old, is a retired Pediatrician. After retirement, she moved with her husband to the coast of North Carolina where she became enchanted with all life related to the ocean. Towing from her kayak, she collected and studied plankton. She volunteered with the North Carolina Aquarium in Pine Knoll Shores and took courses at Duke Marine Lab in Beaufort. She did microscopic work at the NOAA lab in Beaufort.
Now Gwynn does volunteer work at the Animal Adoption Center of the Humane Society of Davie County, North Carolina. She had visited the Leaky dig in Tanzania on safari and studied life in the Sea of Cortez. She raises cacti while her husband raises orchids at their home in Piedmont, North Carolina.
The Essence of Life * by Bee G. Gwynn, M.D.
Publication Date: December 29, 2011
Picture Book; $51.99; 92 pages; 978-1-4653-7858-3
Picture Book Hardcover; $61.99; 92 pages; 978-1-4653-7859-0
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