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The Resource The diversity of life, Edward O. Wilson

The diversity of life, Edward O. Wilson

Label
The diversity of life
Title
The diversity of life
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
""Edward O. Wilson reflects on the crucible of evolution and how the living world became diverse and how humans are destroying that diversity. Unparalled in its range and depth, Wilson's masterwork is essential reading for those who care about preserving the world's biological variety and ensuring our planet's health."
Cataloging source
ERL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Edward O
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Questions of science
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biological diversity
  • Biodiversity conservation
Label
The diversity of life, Edward O. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
With a new preface, dated 20 May 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Violent Nature, Resilient Life. Storm over the Amazon ; Krakatau ; The Great Extinctions -- Biodiversity Rising. The Fundamental Unit ; New Species ; The Forces of Evolution ; Adaptive Radiation ; The Unexplored Biosphere ; The Creation of Ecosystems ; Biodiversity Reaches the Peak -- The Human Impact. The Life and Death of Species ; Biodiversity Threatened ; Unmined Riches ; Resolution ; The Environmental Ethic
Control code
ocn691398594
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 424 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780674058170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The diversity of life, Edward O. Wilson
Publication
Note
With a new preface, dated 20 May 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Violent Nature, Resilient Life. Storm over the Amazon ; Krakatau ; The Great Extinctions -- Biodiversity Rising. The Fundamental Unit ; New Species ; The Forces of Evolution ; Adaptive Radiation ; The Unexplored Biosphere ; The Creation of Ecosystems ; Biodiversity Reaches the Peak -- The Human Impact. The Life and Death of Species ; Biodiversity Threatened ; Unmined Riches ; Resolution ; The Environmental Ethic
Control code
ocn691398594
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 424 p., [16] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780674058170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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