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                The Web of Life ................................................................... 1

                  Defining Life ................................................................... 1
                  Communication ............................................................... 7
                  Biosphere....................................................................... 60
                  Synopsis ...................................................................... 174

                Life's Diversity ................................................................ 189
                  Classification ............................................................... 189
                  Microbes ...................................................................... 203

                  Protists ........................................................................ 268
                  Multicellular Life ........................................................ 282
                  Fungi ........................................................................... 284
                  Synopsis ...................................................................... 301

                Plants .............................................................................. 305
                  Tissues......................................................................... 307
                  Chemistry .................................................................... 317

                  Mechanics .................................................................... 329
                  Adaptabilities .............................................................. 340
                  Intelligence .................................................................. 347
                  Stress ........................................................................... 368

                  Strategies .................................................................... 375
                  Plants & Animals ........................................................ 420
                  Synopsis ...................................................................... 438

                Glossary .......................................................................... 441
                People .............................................................................. 583
                Index................................................................................ 603
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