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The Resource The sixth extinction : an unnatural history, Elizabeth Kolbert., (electronic resource)

The sixth extinction : an unnatural history, Elizabeth Kolbert., (electronic resource)

Label
The sixth extinction : an unnatural history
Title
The sixth extinction
Title remainder
an unnatural history
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Kolbert.
Title variation
6th extinction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the work of geologists, botanists, marine biologists, and other researchers to discuss the five devastating mass extinctions on Earth and predicts the coming of a sixth
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2015.
  • Green Prize for Sustainable Literature: Adult Nonfiction, 2015.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2014
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Science and Technology, 2014.
  • Massachusetts Book Awards, Nonfiction Award, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2014
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10273482
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Citation source
  • Bklst 12/01/2013
  • LJ 02/15/2014
  • PW 11/25/2013
  • Kirkus 02/15/2014
Dewey number
576.8/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE721.2.E97
LC item number
K65 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an unnatural history
Label
The sixth extinction : an unnatural history, Elizabeth Kolbert., (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-304) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
oc2014158493
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780805099799
Lccn
oc2014158493
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0013741491
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1789160
  • (Sirsi) a1789160
Label
The sixth extinction : an unnatural history, Elizabeth Kolbert., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-304) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
oc2014158493
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780805099799
Lccn
oc2014158493
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0013741491
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1789160
  • (Sirsi) a1789160

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