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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Biodiversity : a reference handbook /
Author Becher, Anne.
Publisher ABC-CLIO,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 37769912
ISBN 0585058172; 9780585058177; 0874369231; 9780874369236
Subjects Biodiversity. ; Biological diversity
Internet Access
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EBSCOhost http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=9815
http://www.ebooks.abc-clio.com/?9780585058177
c1998. http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=890084&T=F
http://library.jcsu.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.netlibrary.com/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=9815
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
EKAM  QH541.15.B56B435 1998 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 12/30/1999
ESAM  QH541.15.B56B435 1998 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 05/21/1999
Collation xv, 275 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Biodiversity: an overview -- Definition of biodiversity -- The importance of biodiversity -- Threats to biodiversity -- Chronology -- Biographical sketches -- Facts and statistics -- Directory of organizations -- Print and nonprint resources. "This timely volume explores the multiple issues surrounding biological diversity. In addition to an overview of the major issues in biodiversity, this book features a chronology and biographical sketches of important individuals in the field. Readers also will find related statistics, documents, and illustrations, as well as a directory of organizations that includes web site addresses. A glossary and detailed listing of print and electronic sources complete an informative volume that students, librarians, policy makers, environmentalists, and others will welcome as an invaluable addition to academic and public libraries."--Jacket.