Endangered Species

Endangered Species

A Reference Handbook

Book - 1998
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This sourcebook considers species extinction as the product of both natural selection and human activity; it then suggests ways to minimize the latter cause, and estimates the cost to human civilization of such efforts. Offers a chronology of events related to endangered species, biographical sketches of noted proponents of preservation, an overview of pertinent US legislation and litigation as well as international treaties, a directory of organizations, and annotated listings of print and nonprint resources. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1998
ISBN: 9780874368109
Branch Call Number: 333.9522 S553
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333.9522 S553
Characteristics: xiv, 269 p. ; 24 cm


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