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Title The atlas of endangered species / editor, John A. Burton ; pictures supplied by Bruce Coleman Ltd.

Publication Info. New York : Macmillan Library Reference, [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Joliet Twp High SD 204 - Central Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JCHB-1  333.95 ATL    AVAILABLE
 Lanark PL Reference - LNLY-14  REF 333.9    LIB USE ONLY
 Pearl City CUSD 200 Stacks - PLLY-13  333.952 Bur    AVAILABLE
 Rockridge SD 300 - HS Stacks - ROCG-8  333.95 ATL    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Adult Non-Fiction - SABB-4  333.95 ATL    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description 272 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 265) and index.
Summary Describes the various animals and plants throughout the world whose survival is being threatened and the steps being taken to save them from extinction. The second edition of this colorful single-volume work presents an in-depth overview of one of the key issues of our time. Written by a team of expert contributors, this beautifully illustrated, authoritative guide provides insights into the range and reasons for the world's threatened plant and animal species. Featuring 300 maps and full-color photographs, this renowned Atlas brings the subject to life.
Contents The species at risk -- The Palearctic region -- The Nearctic region -- The Neotropic region -- The Ethiopian region -- The Indian and Oriental region -- The Australasian region -- Oceania and marine islands and seas -- Conservation in action.
Subject Endangered species -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered plants -- Juvenile literature.
Nature conservation -- Juvenile literature.
Endangered species.
Rare plants.
Conservation of natural resources.
Environmental protection.
Espèces en danger -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Plantes menacées d'extinction -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Nature -- Conservation -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Added Author Burton, John A., 1944-
Added Title Endangered species
ISBN 0028650344 alkaline paper
9780028650340 alkaline paper

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