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The Resource On thin ice : the changing world of the polar bear, Richard Ellis

On thin ice : the changing world of the polar bear, Richard Ellis

Label
On thin ice : the changing world of the polar bear
Title
On thin ice
Title remainder
the changing world of the polar bear
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ellis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the habitat and life cycle of the polar bear covers the species' venerated position in Inuit culture, its reproductive habits, and the environmental factors that are compromising its ability to survive
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Richard
Dewey number
599.786
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C27
LC item number
E47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL737.C27
NAL item number
E47 2009
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polar bear
  • Polar bear
  • Global warming
  • Global environmental change
  • Changement climatique
  • Effets sur l'environnement
  • Espèces en danger
  • Protection des espèces naturelles
Label
On thin ice : the changing world of the polar bear, Richard Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Europeans "discover" the polar bear (and the bear discovers them) -- The great ice bear -- Polar bear nations -- The Eskimo and the polar bear -- Hunting the hunter -- In the zoo and the circus -- On the whiteness of the bear -- Global warming and the bear -- Is the polar bear doomed?
Control code
ocn316029814
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
400 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270597
Lccn
2009020017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o316029814
  • (OCoLC)316029814
Label
On thin ice : the changing world of the polar bear, Richard Ellis
Publication
Note
"Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Europeans "discover" the polar bear (and the bear discovers them) -- The great ice bear -- Polar bear nations -- The Eskimo and the polar bear -- Hunting the hunter -- In the zoo and the circus -- On the whiteness of the bear -- Global warming and the bear -- Is the polar bear doomed?
Control code
ocn316029814
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
400 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270597
Lccn
2009020017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o316029814
  • (OCoLC)316029814

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