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A Lucas Evans book"-Title page verso. Examines the many reasons for the extinction and near-extinction of animal species

A Lucas Evans book"-Title page verso. Examines the many reasons for the extinction and near-extinction of animal species. Discusses how some near-extinctions have been reversed through special breeding programs and legislation to save endangered species. Lonesome George - Shape up or ship out - Death of the dinosaurs - The hunters - The immigrants - No place to live - And now the good news.

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Examines the many reasons for the extinction and near-extinction of animal species. Dinosaurs are among the examples of extinct species examined here along with giant tortoises, passenger pigeons, and the dodo. Good discussion of environmental risk.

In the same handsome format as Facklam's book on hibernation, Do Not Disturb (1989), here's a well-organized survey of the causes and victims of extinction-plus some .

In the same handsome format as Facklam's book on hibernation, Do Not Disturb (1989), here's a well-organized survey of the causes and victims of extinction-plus some examples of instructive eleventh-hour recoveries. Be ginning with the poignant story of Lonesome George, last surviving tortoise of one of the several Galapagos Islands species, Facklam points out that ""No species. has lived more than a few million years"" and outlines the dynamics of natural selection.

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Other Books Written by Margery Facklam. Wild Animals, Gentle Women. And Then There Was One: The Mysteries of Animal Extinction (illustrated by Pamela Johnson). Changes in the Wind: Earth's Shifting Climate (with Howard Facklam). Spare Parts for People (with Howard Facklam). Do Not Disturb: The Mysteries of Hibernation and Sleep (illustrated by Pamela Johnson). Bees Dance and Whales Sing: The Mysteries of Animal Communication (illustrated by Pamela Johnson). The Kids' World Almanac of Amazing Facts About Numbers, Math, and Money (with Margaret Thomas). Who Harnessed the Horse?

And then there was one : the mysteries of extinction, by Margery Facklam ; illustrations by Pamela Johnson. by: Facklam, Margery.

And then there was one : the mysteries of extinction, by Margery Facklam ; illustrations by Pamela Johnson. Gone forever! : an alphabet of extinct animals, Sandra and William Markle ; illustrated by Felipe Dávalos. No turning back : the life and death of animal species, written and illustrated by Richard Ellis. by: Ellis, Richard, 1938- Published: (2004). Lost wild America; the story of our extinct and vanishing wildlife Robert M. McClung. Illustrated by Bob Hines. by: McClung, Robert M. Published: (1969).

Examines the many reasons for animal extinctions, and discusses how some near-extinctions have been reversed through special programs
And Then There Was One: The Mysteries of Extinction download epub
Science Nature & How It Works
Author: Margery Facklam
ISBN: 0606057285
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Science Nature & How It Works
Language: English
Publisher: Demco Media; Turtleback School & Library ed. edition (September 1, 1993)