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The Last Extinction

The Last Extinction

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Applied ecology,
  • Conservation of wildlife & habitats,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Biological Variation,
  • Conservation Of Natural Resources (General),
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Wildlife,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Biodiversity conservation,
  • Biological diversity conservat,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • Extinction (Biology),
  • Nature,
  • Nature conservation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLes Kaufman (Editor), Kenneth Mallory (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9680274M
    ISBN 100262111799
    ISBN 109780262111799
    OCLC/WorldCa27769089

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