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The endangered ones

James A. Cox

The endangered ones

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rare animals

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    Statementby James A. Cox.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23253077M
    ISBN 100517521598

      Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story About Looking at People Looking at Animals in America (public library) by journalist Jon Mooallem isn’t the typical story designed to make us better by making us feel bad, to scare us into behaving, into environmental empathy; Mooallem’s is not the self-righteous tone of capital-K knowing typical . Top 10 Most Endangered Animals. Share. For some species, time on planet Earth is running out. Human beings are the greatest threat to the survival of endangered species with poaching, habitat destruction and the effects of climate change causing a lot of the problems. Read on to learn about some of the beautiful creatures most in need of our.


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Jon Mooallem travels to polar Canada and along the whooping crane migration path to find out how conservationists are keeping them from disappearing completely/5.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, James A. Endangered ones. New York: Crown Publishers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.

Tim Flach is a great photographer. The book hits an emotional note with beautiful photographs of endangered animals. Cautionary note about ordering this type of large format, quality finished book from Amazon - The first book I ordered was warped from improper storage; Amazon customer service was responsive and thoughtful replacing the book/5(60).

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