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The Resource The world according to Pimm : a scientist audits the Earth, Stuart L. Pimm

The world according to Pimm : a scientist audits the Earth, Stuart L. Pimm

Label
The world according to Pimm : a scientist audits the Earth
Title
The world according to Pimm
Title remainder
a scientist audits the Earth
Statement of responsibility
Stuart L. Pimm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pimm, Stuart L.
Dewey number
333.7/2
Index
index present
LC call number
GE140
LC item number
.P56 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Environmental degradation
Label
The world according to Pimm : a scientist audits the Earth, Stuart L. Pimm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272) and index
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • When vegetation rioted and big trees were king
  • ch. 5.
  • Peace and quiet and good Earth
  • ch. 6.
  • "Man eats planet! two-fifths already gone!"
  • ch. 7.
  • Water, water everywhere?
  • pt. 2.
  • Blue ocean, green sea
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 8.
  • On the hero's platform
  • ch. 9.
  • Lots of good fish in the sea
  • ch. 10. The
  • wisdom to use nature's resources
  • pt. 3. The
  • variety of life
  • ch. 11. An
  • inordinate fondness for beetles
  • Green forest, yellow desert
  • ch. 12.
  • Abode his destined hour, and went his way
  • ch. 13.
  • Nature's eggs in few baskets
  • ch. 1.
  • Billions of tons of green stuff
  • ch. 2.
  • What Earth does for us and what we do to Earth
  • ch. 3.
  • Not the forest primeval
Control code
ocm46314854
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 285 p., [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9780071374903
Lccn
2001030229
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46314854
  • (Sirsi) o46314854
Label
The world according to Pimm : a scientist audits the Earth, Stuart L. Pimm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272) and index
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • When vegetation rioted and big trees were king
  • ch. 5.
  • Peace and quiet and good Earth
  • ch. 6.
  • "Man eats planet! two-fifths already gone!"
  • ch. 7.
  • Water, water everywhere?
  • pt. 2.
  • Blue ocean, green sea
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 8.
  • On the hero's platform
  • ch. 9.
  • Lots of good fish in the sea
  • ch. 10. The
  • wisdom to use nature's resources
  • pt. 3. The
  • variety of life
  • ch. 11. An
  • inordinate fondness for beetles
  • Green forest, yellow desert
  • ch. 12.
  • Abode his destined hour, and went his way
  • ch. 13.
  • Nature's eggs in few baskets
  • ch. 1.
  • Billions of tons of green stuff
  • ch. 2.
  • What Earth does for us and what we do to Earth
  • ch. 3.
  • Not the forest primeval
Control code
ocm46314854
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 285 p., [13] p. of plates
Isbn
9780071374903
Lccn
2001030229
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o46314854
  • (Sirsi) o46314854

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