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Endangered Animals: A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press (Golden Guide)

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Wildlife is in danger everywhere. In this timely look at the plight of endangered animals, you will find:

-A survey of hundreds of animal species that are in trouble

-Descriptions of the many causes of endangerment and the controversies surrounding current laws

-Fascinating stories about the efforts of people to rescue species and restore harmony and balance in nature

-More than a hundred dramatic full-color illustrations

Here is a valuable resource for nature lovers-for anyone, in fact, who is concerned with the fate of animals and the future of life on this planet.

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

In this timely look at the plight of endangered animals, students will find:

· A survey of hundreds of animal species that are in trouble

· Descriptions of the many causes of endangerment and the controversies surrounding current laws

· Fascinating stories about the efforts of people to rescue species and restore harmony and balance in nature

· More than a hundred dramatic full-color illustrations

Here is a valuable resource for anyone who is concerned with the fate of animals and the future of life on this planet.

Using clear text and detailed illustrations, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press present accurate information in a handy format for the beginner to the expert. These guides focus on what your students are really going to see. They are easy to use: detailed, full-color illustrations, text, and maps are all in one place. They are easy to understand: accurate, accessible information is simplified without being misrepresented. They are authoritative, containing up-to-date information written experts and checked by specialists. And they are portable: handy and lightweight, designed to fit in a pocket and be carried anywhere.

Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press have been updated and revised to revitalize the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Synopsis:

Here's an easy-to-read, engrossing, and beautifully illustrated guide to more than 140 endangered species. This thoroughly researched volume includes information on each animal's anatomy, status in the wild, rescue efforts to save the species, and prospects for long-term survival. Color throughout.

Synopsis:

Wildlife is in danger everywhere. In this timely look at the plight of endangered animals, you will find:

-A survey of hundreds of animal species that are in trouble

-Descriptions of the many causes of endangerment and the controversies surrounding current laws

-Fascinating stories about the efforts of people to rescue species and restore harmony and balance in nature

-More than a hundred dramatic full-color illustrations

Here is a valuable resource for nature lovers-for anyone, in fact, who is concerned with the fate of animals and the future of life on this planet.

About the Author

Golden Guides first appeared in 1949 and quickly established themselves as authorities on subjects from Natural History to Science. Relaunched in 2000, Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press feature modern, new covers as part of a multi-year, million-dollar program to revise, update, and expand the complete line of guides for a new generation of students.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582381381
Author:
Kest, Kristin
Author:
Kest, Kristin
Publisher:
Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press
Subject:
Wildlife
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Subject:
Endangered species
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - Endangered Species
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Nature Studies-Zoology
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Includes full color illustrations throug
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
6.04 x 4.04 x 0.37 in

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Product details 160 pages Golden Guides from St. Martin's Press - English 9781582381381 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Here's an easy-to-read, engrossing, and beautifully illustrated guide to more than 140 endangered species. This thoroughly researched volume includes information on each animal's anatomy, status in the wild, rescue efforts to save the species, and prospects for long-term survival. Color throughout.
"Synopsis" by ,
Wildlife is in danger everywhere. In this timely look at the plight of endangered animals, you will find:

-A survey of hundreds of animal species that are in trouble

-Descriptions of the many causes of endangerment and the controversies surrounding current laws

-Fascinating stories about the efforts of people to rescue species and restore harmony and balance in nature

-More than a hundred dramatic full-color illustrations

Here is a valuable resource for nature lovers-for anyone, in fact, who is concerned with the fate of animals and the future of life on this planet.

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