Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466879327
Size: 45.80 MB
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Each chapter in this beautifully written book focuses on a unique species--from the charismatic northern white rhinoceros to the infamous passenger pigeon--and the people entwined in the animals' fates.

Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 113727929X
Size: 60.88 MB
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This colorful trip to the leading and controversial edge of biology and bioethics examines how conservation and technology is putting humans at the helm of evolution

Resurrection Science

Author: M.R. O'Connor
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1925344614
Size: 43.78 MB
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Each chapter in this beautifully written book focuses on a unique species and the people entwined in its fate.

A Gap In Nature

Author: Tim Fridtjof Flannery
ISBN: 9780434008193
Size: 34.39 MB
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A lament for the lost animals of the world. In collaboration with Peter Schouten, a prominent wildlife artist, Flannery catalogues over 100 creatures that have vanished from the face of the earth.

Lost Animals

Author: Errol Fuller
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408160013
Size: 79.34 MB
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The photographic record of extinction is the focus of this remarkable book, written by the world's leading authority on vanished animals, Errol Fuller.

Game Changer

Author: Glen Martin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520266269
Size: 27.93 MB
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Assesses the rising influence of the animal rights movement in Africa to find that the policies championed by animal welfare groups could lead paradoxically to the elimination of the very species that are the most cherished.

Nature S Ghosts

Author: Mark V. Barrow
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226038149
Size: 16.36 MB
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Explores the early history of wildlife conservation in the United States, including early naturalists like John James Audubon and John Muir, and public reactions to such extinctions as the passenger pigeon.

Rise Of The Necrofauna

Author: Britt Wray
Publisher: Greystone Books
ISBN: 9781771641647
Size: 55.15 MB
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A provocative look at the controversial new science of de-extinction and the ethical questions it raises.

The Once And Future World

Author: James Bernard MacKinnon
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054410305X
Size: 62.22 MB
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A re-enchantment with the natural world may be a necessary prerequisite to the changes we must make to keep that natural world more or less intact. This is deep and lovely thinking and writing.

How To Clone A Mammoth

Author: Beth Shapiro
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400865484
Size: 28.82 MB
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The science says yes. In How to Clone a Mammoth, Beth Shapiro, evolutionary biologist and pioneer in "ancient DNA" research, walks readers through the astonishing and controversial process of de-extinction.