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Author Leslie, Scott, 1963-
Title 100 under 100 : the race to save the world's rarest living things / Scott Leslie ; foreword by Stuart Pimm.
Published Toronto, Ont. : Collins, [2012]
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor4  QH75 .L386 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 300 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Note Pictures on lining papers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-279) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Trouble with the numbers: under 100 -- Our closest kin: mammals -- Fraying feathers: birds -- Ravaged and rare: reptiles -- Ambushed: amphibians -- Troubled waters: fish -- Unexpected endangerment: insects -- Lost from the forest: trees and other plants -- pt. 2. Living by the grace of humanity: gone from the wild but not extinct -- pt. 3. Comebacks: under 100 and back again -- Epilogue.
Subject Endangered species -- Conservation.
Wildlife conservation.
Rare animals.
Rare plants.
Wildlife management.
Alternate Title Race to save the world's rarest living things
One hundred under one hundred
ISBN 9781443404280 (pbk.)
1443404284 (pbk.)
OCLC number 751635060