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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title A dictionary of ecology /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Allaby, Michael.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 619552330
ISBN 9780199567669; 0199567662; 9780191740923; 0191740926
Subjects Ecology--Dictionaries. ; terminology. ; dictionary. ; Ecologie. ; Environnement. ; Dictionnaires. ; Wèorterbuch ; èOkologie ; èOkologie--Wèorterbuch. ; Ekologi--uppslagsverk. ; Wèorterbuch.--(DE-588)4066724-8 ; èOkologie.--(DE-588)4043207-5
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Oxford Reference Online
Oxford Reference Online
Table of contents
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBR CORE QH540.4.C66 2010 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/27/2014
ELBR REF QH540.4.C66 2010 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/03/2014
Edition 4th ed.
Collation 418 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
First edition published as The concise Oxford dictionary of ecology. Previous edition: 2005.
Contents Notes
Accessible and authoritative, this dictionary covers all aspects of ecology, from plant and animal physiology and environmental conservation to geomorphology and oceanography. Fully revised and updated, it is essential for students of ecology and related disciplines, as well as professionals working within the field. The World's Most Trusted Reference Books. Over 6,000 copies-many of them new-including in-depth coverage of topics such as evolution, population, and community ecology. Clear and helpful illustrations throughout. More than 100 entry-level web links, as well as a web-linked appendix of related organizations. 'A fine compendium of unquestionable use ... Make sure you have an Allaby handy' Nature. Recommended web links for many entries updated via the Dictionary of Ecology companion website: --Book Jacket. Estimates of population parameters -- Geologic time-scale -- SI units -- List of organizations.