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The Resource The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species, Scott Weidensaul

The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species, Scott Weidensaul

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The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species
Title
The ghost with trembling wings
Title remainder
science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species
Statement of responsibility
Scott Weidensaul
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author shares stories of the rediscovery of species previously believed to be extinct, discussing such topics as the Indian forest owlet, the thylacine of Tasmania, cloning laboratories, and the mysterious black panthers of England
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
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189836
Cataloging source
DLC
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Weidensaul, Scott
Dewey number
591.68
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Rare animals
  • Extinction (Biology)
Target audience
adult
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science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species
Label
The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species, Scott Weidensaul
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-321)
Control code
ocm48383486
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780374246648
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001054605
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-7323
Label
The ghost with trembling wings : science, wishful thinking, and the search for lost species, Scott Weidensaul
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-321)
Control code
ocm48383486
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780374246648
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001054605
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADF-7323

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