Resurrection Science

Author: M. R. O'Connor
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466879327
Size: 21.69 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: 74.77 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: Palgrave Macmillan Trade
ISBN: 9781137279293
Size: 12.44 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.

How To Clone A Mammoth

Author: Beth Shapiro
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400865484
Size: 63.39 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.

Killing The Koala And Poisoning The Prairie

Author: Corey J. A. Bradshaw
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022627067X
Size: 32.43 MB
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This book provides a vital opportunity to learn from both countries’ leading environmental thinkers and to heed their call for a way forward together.

Nature S Ghosts

Author: Mark V. Barrow, Jr.
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226038157
Size: 37.30 MB
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A sweeping, beautifully illustrated historical narrative that unites the fascinating stories of endangered animals and the dedicated individuals who have studied and struggled to protect them, Nature’s Ghosts offers an unprecedented view ...

Game Changer

Author: Glen Martin
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520266269
Size: 33.41 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.

A Gap In Nature

Author: Tim Fridtjof Flannery
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN: 9780871137975
Size: 55.21 MB
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Introduces the many animal species that became extinct over the past five centuries as the result of European expansion into various parts of the world, including the great auk, Carolina parakeet, thylacine, and passenger pigeon.

The Last Unicorn

Author: William deBuys
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316232882
Size: 76.74 MB
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In the tradition of Bruce Chatwin, Colin Thubron, and Peter Matthiessen, The Last Unicorn chronicles deBuys's journey deep into one of the world's most remote places.