Biogeochemistry: its origins and development

@article{Gorham1991BiogeochemistryIO,
  title={Biogeochemistry: its origins and development},
  author={Eville Gorham},
  journal={Biogeochemistry},
  year={1991},
  volume={13},
  pages={199-239}
}
  • E. Gorham
  • Published 1991
  • Geology
  • Biogeochemistry
The history of how aspects of biology, geology and chemistry came together over the past three centuries to form a separate discipline known as biogeochemistry is described under four major headings: metabolic aspects, geochemical aspects, biogeochemical cycles, and the origin of life. A brief chronology of major conceptual advances is also presented. 
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