The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408851210
Size: 37.78 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
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ISBN: 9781408851241
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Over the last half a billion years, there have been five mass extinctions of life on earth.Scientists around the world are currently monitoring the sixth, predicted to be the most devastating extinction event since the asteroid impact that ...

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408851237
Size: 49.63 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 ...

Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781608195671
Size: 29.61 MB
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Now updated and with a new afterword, Field Notes from a Catastrophe is the book to read on the defining issue and greatest challenge of our times.

The Sixth Extinction An Unnatural History

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Ottawa
ISBN:
Size: 29.77 MB
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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 ...

Summary Of The Sixth Extinction

Author: Instaread Summaries
Publisher: Idreambooks
ISBN: 9781945272561
Size: 12.33 MB
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Inside this Instaread of The Sixth Extinction:*Overview of the book*Important People*Key Takeaways*Analysis of Key Takeaways

The Unnatural World

Author: David Biello
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476743908
Size: 43.54 MB
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An environmental journalist examines the world humanity has created through climate change and chronicles the scientists, billionaires, and ordinary people who are working toward saving the planet.

The Song Of The Dodo

Author: David Quammen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439124965
Size: 36.34 MB
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We also meet some fascinating human characters. By the book's end we are wiser, and more deeply concerned, but Quammen leaves us with a message of excitement and hope.