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The sixth extinction: an unnatural history
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Published:
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
Physical Desc:
319 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Belle Cooledge
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Provides a moving account of the disappearances occurring all around us and traces the evolution of extinction as concept, from its first articulation by Georges Cuvier in revolutionary Paris up through the present day. The sixth extinction is likely to be mankind's most lasting legacy, compelling us to rethink the fundamental question of what it means to be human.

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First edition.
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English
ISBN:
0805092994, 9780805092998

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-304) and index.
Description
Provides a moving account of the disappearances occurring all around us and traces the evolution of extinction as concept, from its first articulation by Georges Cuvier in revolutionary Paris up through the present day. The sixth extinction is likely to be mankind's most lasting legacy, compelling us to rethink the fundamental question of what it means to be human.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kolbert, E. (2014). The sixth extinction: an unnatural history. First edition. New York: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kolbert, Elizabeth. 2014. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. New York: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kolbert, Elizabeth, The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kolbert, Elizabeth. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History. First edition. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2014. Print.

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