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The Resource The condor's shadow : the loss and recovery of wildlife in America, David S. Wilcove ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson

The condor's shadow : the loss and recovery of wildlife in America, David S. Wilcove ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson

Label
The condor's shadow : the loss and recovery of wildlife in America
Title
The condor's shadow
Title remainder
the loss and recovery of wildlife in America
Statement of responsibility
David S. Wilcove ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author examines the complex state of wildlife in America today as "hundreds of species have vanished completely," but yet, "in some areas there are more acres of forests now than at the turn of the century, and many of our lakes and rivers are cleaner today than they were twenty years ago."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilcove, David Samuel
Dewey number
333.95/42/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL84.2
LC item number
.W53 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife recovery
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife recovery
  • United States
  • Wildtiere
  • Artensterben
  • Anthropogener Einfluss
  • Naturschutz
  • Bedrohte Tiere
  • USA
Label
The condor's shadow : the loss and recovery of wildlife in America, David S. Wilcove ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-317) 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
The Arrival -- The Forest Primeval -- A Wilderness to the West -- A Sea of Grass -- Troubled Waters -- The Coastlines of a Continent -- A Bounty at the Border -- Too Gentle for This World -- The Condor's Shadow -- Notes -- Literature Cited -- Index
Control code
ocm40698498
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 339 p.
Isbn
9780716731153
Lccn
99012269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40698498
  • (OCoLC)40698498
Label
The condor's shadow : the loss and recovery of wildlife in America, David S. Wilcove ; foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-317) 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
The Arrival -- The Forest Primeval -- A Wilderness to the West -- A Sea of Grass -- Troubled Waters -- The Coastlines of a Continent -- A Bounty at the Border -- Too Gentle for This World -- The Condor's Shadow -- Notes -- Literature Cited -- Index
Control code
ocm40698498
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 339 p.
Isbn
9780716731153
Lccn
99012269
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40698498
  • (OCoLC)40698498

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