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Title:
The Last extinction
Author:
Kaufman, Les.
Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Published in cooperation with the New England Aquarium [by] the MIT Press, [1986]

©1986
Physical Description:
ix, 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Based on a public lecture series, "Extinction: saving the sinking ark, " held in Boston at the New England Aquarium during fall 1984.
Language:
English
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.
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ISBN:
9780262111157
Format :
Book