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The Resource The last tortoise : a tale of extinction in our lifetime, Craig B. Stanford

The last tortoise : a tale of extinction in our lifetime, Craig B. Stanford

Label
The last tortoise : a tale of extinction in our lifetime
Title
The last tortoise
Title remainder
a tale of extinction in our lifetime
Statement of responsibility
Craig B. Stanford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanford, Craig B.
Dewey number
333.95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rare reptiles
  • Endangered species
  • Turtles
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Testudinidae
Label
The last tortoise : a tale of extinction in our lifetime, Craig B. Stanford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-199) and index
Contents
The tortoise and the hare? -- What exactly are tortoises and turtles? -- Live long and prosper -- No respect for the ancient lands -- Eating tortoises -- "Such huge defourmed creatures" -- Beloved captives -- Are there solutions? -- Achilles and the tortoise -- Appendixes. Extremes of the tortoise world. Tortoises on the brink of extinction. Tortoise species
Control code
000045140829
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 210 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674049925
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
The last tortoise : a tale of extinction in our lifetime, Craig B. Stanford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-199) and index
Contents
The tortoise and the hare? -- What exactly are tortoises and turtles? -- Live long and prosper -- No respect for the ancient lands -- Eating tortoises -- "Such huge defourmed creatures" -- Beloved captives -- Are there solutions? -- Achilles and the tortoise -- Appendixes. Extremes of the tortoise world. Tortoises on the brink of extinction. Tortoise species
Control code
000045140829
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 210 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674049925
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Other physical details
col. ill.

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