The Resource Resurrection science : conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things, M.R. O'Connor

Resurrection science : conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things, M.R. O'Connor

Label
Resurrection science : conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things
Title
Resurrection science
Title remainder
conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things
Statement of responsibility
M.R. O'Connor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A tour of current advances in biology and ethics demonstrates how humans are increasingly in control of evolution, exploring how as the scientific community endeavors to save near-extinct species, the creatures being saved become less wild and more dependent."--Novelist
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connor, M. R.
Dewey number
591.68
Index
index present
LC call number
QL82
LC item number
.O26 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal diversity conservation
  • Animal diversity conservation
  • Endangered species
  • Wildlife conservationists
Label
Resurrection science : conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things, M.R. O'Connor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coda. Ultima Thule : ends of the earth
  • An ark of toads : Nectophrynoides asperginis
  • Tracking chimeras in the Fakahatchee Strand : Puma concolor coryi
  • Exuberant evolution in a desert fish : Cyprinodon tularosa
  • Mysteries of the whale called 1334 : Eubalaena glacialis
  • Freezing crows : Corvus hawaiiensis
  • Metaphysical rhinos : Ceratotherium simum cottoni
  • Regenesis of the passenger pigeon : Neo-Ectopistes migratorius
  • Nice to meet you, Neanderthal : Homo neanderthalensis
Control code
ocn913889797
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781137279293
Lccn
2015004485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40027048050
  • 40025291257
System control number
(OCoLC)913889797
Label
Resurrection science : conservation, de-extinction and the precarious future of wild things, M.R. O'Connor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Coda. Ultima Thule : ends of the earth
  • An ark of toads : Nectophrynoides asperginis
  • Tracking chimeras in the Fakahatchee Strand : Puma concolor coryi
  • Exuberant evolution in a desert fish : Cyprinodon tularosa
  • Mysteries of the whale called 1334 : Eubalaena glacialis
  • Freezing crows : Corvus hawaiiensis
  • Metaphysical rhinos : Ceratotherium simum cottoni
  • Regenesis of the passenger pigeon : Neo-Ectopistes migratorius
  • Nice to meet you, Neanderthal : Homo neanderthalensis
Control code
ocn913889797
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781137279293
Lccn
2015004485
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 40027048050
  • 40025291257
System control number
(OCoLC)913889797

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