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Vanishing Eden : the plight of the tropical rainforest

Author: Edward G Atkins; Rita Kimber; Robert Kimber
Publisher: New York : Barron's, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : North American edView all editions and formats
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Garten Eden darf nicht sterben. English.
Vanishing Eden.
New York : Barron's, ©1991
(OCoLC)760055657
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward G Atkins; Rita Kimber; Robert Kimber
ISBN: 0812062469 9780812062465
OCLC Number: 23654861
Notes: Translation of: Der Garten Eden darf nicht sterben.
Includes index.
Description: 304 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 35 cm
Contents: The discovery of endless forests : first accounts five hundred years ago / Thomas Wassmann --
An ocean of trees : climbers, stranglers, and giants / Hans Joachim Fröhlich --
The law of the jungle : living lavishly on next to nothing / Ernst Josef Fittkau --
Creation's gene archive : where life overflows / Josef H. Reichholf --
Hanging gardens in the cloud forest : where the flowers grow on trees / Bruno P. Kremer --
In the canopy of the jungle : the world's most beautiful roof / Donald R. Perry --
Holocaust in paradise : the genocide of forest people / Rolf Bökemeier --
Expeditions into paradise : a report from the rainforest / János Regös --
The rainforest is on fire : hell has broken loose in the jungle / Barbara Veit --
The last chance : a look at the U.S. position on the rainforest / Edward G. Atkins
Other Titles: Garten Eden darf nicht sterben.
Responsibility: with a foreword by Olivia Newton-John ; editor, Edward G. Atkins ; [translated from the German by Rita and Robert Kimber].

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