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Driven to extinction [electronic resource] : the impact of climate change on biodiversity / Richard Pearson.

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  • ISBN: 9781402788734 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1402788738 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (263 p., [32] p. of plates) : col. ill.
  • Publisher: New York : Sterling, c2011.

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General Note: "American Museum of Natural History."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-254) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A climate for life -- Herps on hills -- To the ends of the earth -- Out of sync -- A global fingerprint -- Extinction risk -- Running to keep still -- Complex communities -- Crying wolf? -- Twenty-first-century conservation.
Summary, etc.: Explores the possible effects of global warming and climate change on more than a million species around the globe.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Climatic changes > Environmental aspects.
Extinction (Biology)
Biodiversity conservation.
Genre: Electronic books.

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