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The Resource Dodging extinction : power, food, money and the future of life on Earth, Anthony D. Barnosky

Dodging extinction : power, food, money and the future of life on Earth, Anthony D. Barnosky

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Dodging extinction : power, food, money and the future of life on Earth
Title
Dodging extinction
Title remainder
power, food, money and the future of life on Earth
Statement of responsibility
Anthony D. Barnosky
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paleobiologist Anthony D. Barnosky weaves together evidence from the deep past and the present to alert us to the looming Sixth Mass Extinction and to offer a practical, hopeful plan for avoiding it. Writing from the front lines of extinction research, Barnosky tells the overarching story of geologic and evolutionary history and how it informs the way humans inhabit, exploit, and impact Earth today. He presents compelling evidence that unless we rethink how we generate the power we use to run our global ecosystem, where we get our food, and how we make our money, we will trigger what would be
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Barnosky, Anthony D
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass extinctions
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Mass extinctions
Label
Dodging extinction : power, food, money and the future of life on Earth, Anthony D. Barnosky
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Dodging Extinction -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. The Last Ones Standing -- 2. It's Not Too Late (Yet) -- 3. A Perfect Storm -- 4. Power -- 5. Food -- 6. Money -- 7. Resuscitation -- 8. Back from the Brink -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn881430463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520959095
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • a2b4323f-2901-4a02-8f02-09a371133094
  • 22573/ctt6szwwh
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881430463
Label
Dodging extinction : power, food, money and the future of life on Earth, Anthony D. Barnosky
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Dodging Extinction -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. The Last Ones Standing -- 2. It's Not Too Late (Yet) -- 3. A Perfect Storm -- 4. Power -- 5. Food -- 6. Money -- 7. Resuscitation -- 8. Back from the Brink -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn881430463
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520959095
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • a2b4323f-2901-4a02-8f02-09a371133094
  • 22573/ctt6szwwh
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881430463

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