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The Last extinction

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This edition was published in by Published in cooperation with the New England Aquarium [by] the MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass.

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208 pages

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The Last extinction

This edition was published in by Published in cooperation with the New England Aquarium [by] the MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass.


Table of Contents

Why the ark is sinking / Les Kaufman
Mass extinctions / David Jablonski
The Amazon : paradise lost? / Ghillean T. Prance
Vanishing species in our own backyard : extinct fish and wildlife of the United States and Canada / James D. Williams and Ronald M. Nowak
Riders of the last ark : the role of captive breeding in conservation strategies / Thomas J. Foose
Life in the next millennium : who will be left in earth's community? / David Ehrenfeld.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.
Based on a public lecture series, "Extinction: saving the sinking ark," held in Boston at the New England Aquarium during fall 1984.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
333.95
Library of Congress
QH75 .L36 1986

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 208 p. :
Number of pages
208

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2714408M
Internet Archive
lastextinction00onbi
ISBN 10
0262111152
LC Control Number
86007347
Library Thing
9160044

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