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The Resource 100 things you should know about extinction, Steve Parker

100 things you should know about extinction, Steve Parker

Label
100 things you should know about extinction
Title
100 things you should know about extinction
Statement of responsibility
Steve Parker
Title variation
  • One hundred things you should know about extinction
  • Extinction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the extinction of various plants and animals, the effect of humans on species loss, and the preservation and protection of life forms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
576.8/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH78
LC item number
.P37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
100 things you should know about
Target audience
juvenile
Label
100 things you should know about extinction, Steve Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: Essex, UK : Miles Kelly Pub., 2010
Contents
Extinction is forever -- What is extinction? -- Extinction and evolution -- Why does it happen? -- How do we know? -- Not quite extinct -- Beliefs and ideas -- Long, long ago -- Mass extinctions -- Biggest of all -- Ages of ice -- Keeping a record -- Gathering pace -- Too many to disappear -- Island extinctions -- What's happening today? -- On the brink -- Saved just in time -- Should we care? -- Gone forever? -- Looking to the future
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781422219980
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2010023658
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn607975121
  • (OCoLC)607975121
  • 1742305
  • 1898525
Label
100 things you should know about extinction, Steve Parker
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: Essex, UK : Miles Kelly Pub., 2010
Contents
Extinction is forever -- What is extinction? -- Extinction and evolution -- Why does it happen? -- How do we know? -- Not quite extinct -- Beliefs and ideas -- Long, long ago -- Mass extinctions -- Biggest of all -- Ages of ice -- Keeping a record -- Gathering pace -- Too many to disappear -- Island extinctions -- What's happening today? -- On the brink -- Saved just in time -- Should we care? -- Gone forever? -- Looking to the future
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781422219980
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2010023658
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn607975121
  • (OCoLC)607975121
  • 1742305
  • 1898525

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