The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805099794
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Through these stories, Kolbert provides a moving account of the disappearances occurring all around us and traces the evolution of extinction as concept, from its first articulation by Georges Cuvier in revolutionary Paris up through the ...

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408851210
Size: 52.72 MB
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This time around the cataclysm is us. In this book the author tells us why and how human beings have altered life on the planet in a way no species has before.

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408851237
Size: 76.48 MB
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Elizabeth Kolbert combines brilliant field reporting, the history of ideas and the work of geologists, botanists and marine biologists to tell the gripping stories of a dozen species – including the Panamanian golden frog and the Sumatran ...

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Richard Leakey
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781857994735
Size: 39.49 MB
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Over the last 530 million years there have been five mass extinctions of species-the last,65 million years ago,when the dinosaurs disappeared.The biodiversity of our planet may now be on the verge,Leakey and Lewin believe,of a sixth ...

The Sixth Extinction

Author: James Rollins
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1409113957
Size: 55.45 MB
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The NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author returns with a gripping, high-concept adventure thriller in the Sigma Force series - for fans of Dan Brown and Michael Crichton.

The Sixth Extinction

Author: D. Leonard Freeston
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 1554889030
Size: 66.99 MB
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While detective Irina Drach and her partner Hudson investigate a cop's murder and his German shepherd's disappearance, they uncover a billionaire's plot to collect the specimens of every endangered animal in the world.

Summary And Analysis Of The Sixth Extinction An Unnatural History

Author: Worth Books
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504044177
Size: 39.77 MB
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This short summary and analysis of The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert includes: Historical context Chapter-by-chapter overviews Detailed timeline of key events Important quotes Fascinating trivia Glossary of ...

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Terry Glavin
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1466873582
Size: 39.90 MB
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"--The Literary Review of Canada "An urgent, necessary book. Glavin writes with both passion and authority. Do yourself and this struggling world a favor: let this book . . . break your heart. Let it stir your soul.