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The Resource The sixth extinction : journey among the lost and left behind, Terry Glavin

The sixth extinction : journey among the lost and left behind, Terry Glavin

Label
The sixth extinction : journey among the lost and left behind
Title
The sixth extinction
Title remainder
journey among the lost and left behind
Statement of responsibility
Terry Glavin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of the social "extinctions" taking place in the modern world draws on a variety of scientific disciplines to reveal how advances in globalization are contributing to the losses of languages as well as diverse cultural ways of living, seeing, andunderstanding
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glavin, Terry
Dewey number
333.95/22
Index
index present
LC call number
QH75
LC item number
.G58 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endangered species
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Nature
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Biodiversity conservation
  • Endangered species
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Nature
  • Especies en peligro de extinción
  • Extinción (Biologia)
  • Naturaleza
  • Conservación de la biodiversidad
Label
The sixth extinction : journey among the lost and left behind, Terry Glavin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Waiting for the macaws : and other stories from the age of extinctions / Terry Glavin. Toronto : Viking Canada, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-306) 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 singing tree of Chungliyimti : a world
  • Epilogue : The revenge of Kali : a god
  • Notes and sources
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue : The valley of the black pig : a village
  • Night of the living dead : a tiger
  • Waiting for the macaws : a bird
  • The last giants in the river of the black dragon : a fish
  • The ghost of the woods : a lion
  • Drifting into the maelstrom : a whale
  • An apple is a kind of rose : a flower
Control code
ocm78071799
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780312362317
Lccn
2007001068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o78071799
  • (OCoLC)78071799
Label
The sixth extinction : journey among the lost and left behind, Terry Glavin
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Waiting for the macaws : and other stories from the age of extinctions / Terry Glavin. Toronto : Viking Canada, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-306) 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 singing tree of Chungliyimti : a world
  • Epilogue : The revenge of Kali : a god
  • Notes and sources
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue : The valley of the black pig : a village
  • Night of the living dead : a tiger
  • Waiting for the macaws : a bird
  • The last giants in the river of the black dragon : a fish
  • The ghost of the woods : a lion
  • Drifting into the maelstrom : a whale
  • An apple is a kind of rose : a flower
Control code
ocm78071799
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780312362317
Lccn
2007001068
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o78071799
  • (OCoLC)78071799

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