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Half-Earth : our planet's fight for life

Author: Edward O Wilson
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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History is not a prerogative of the human species, Edward O. Wilson declares in 'Half-Earth'. Demonstrating that we blindly ignore the histories of millions of other species, Wilson warns us that a point of no return is imminent. Refusing to believe that our extinction is predetermined, Wilson has written this work as a cri de coeur, proposing that the only solution to our impending 'Sixth Extinction' is to increase  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward O Wilson
ISBN: 9781631492525 1631492527
OCLC Number: 1158453174
Notes: Originally published: 2016.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Edward O. Wilson.

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"The world's greatest naturalist" (Jeffrey Sachs) proposes a plan to save Earth's imperiled biosphere.  Read more...

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"As an outline of our terrible ecological plight, it [Half-Earth] does a first-class job. Wilson is, if nothing else, a gifted wordsmith and Half-Earth is a much-needed antidote to the views of those Read more...

 
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