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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Holdable?||Status||Due Date|
|Prince Rupert Library||577 Ecol (Text)||33294002050151||Adult Non-Fiction||Volume hold||Checked out||2019-09-03|
- ISBN: 9781465479587
- ISBN: 1465479589
352 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm
- Edition: First American edition.
- Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2019.
|General Note:||Includes index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||The story of evolution -- Ecological processes -- Ordering the natural world -- The variety of life -- Ecosystems -- Organisms in a changing environment -- The living earth -- The human factor -- Environmentalism and conservation.|
|Summary, etc.:||Using a bold, graphic-led approach, The Ecology Book explores and explains over 85 of the key ideas, movements, and acts that have defined ecology and ecological thought. The book has a simple chronological structure, with early chapters ranging from the ideas of classical thinkers to attempts by Enlightenment thinkers to systematically order the natural world. Later chapters trace the evolution of modern thinking, from the ideas of Thomas Malthus, Henry Thoreau, and others, all the way through to the political and scientific developments of the modern era, including the birth of the environmental movement and the Paris Agreement. The ideal introduction to one of the most important subjects of our time.|
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