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The Resource The Galapagos : a natural history, Henry Nicholls, (electronic resource)

The Galapagos : a natural history, Henry Nicholls, (electronic resource)

Label
The Galapagos : a natural history
Title
The Galapagos
Title remainder
a natural history
Statement of responsibility
Henry Nicholls
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The natural and human history of the Galapagos Islands?beloved vacation spot, fiery volcanic chain, and one of the critical sites in the history of scienceThe Galapagos were once known to the sailors and pirates who encountered them as Las Encantadas: the enchanted islands, home to exotic creatures and dramatic volcanic scenery. In The Galapagos, science writer Henry Nicholls offers a lively natural and human history of the archipelago, charting its evolution from deserted wilderness to scientific resource (made famous by Charles Darwin) and global ecotourism
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholls, Henry
Dewey number
508.8665
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH198.G3 .N53 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • calendars
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
  • Natural history
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • TRAVEL
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • Ecology
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
  • Natural history
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Galapagos Islands
  • Galapagos Islands
Label
The Galapagos : a natural history, Henry Nicholls, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=780944
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents -- Prologue -- 1. Rocks -- 2. Ocean -- 3. Seabirds -- 4. Plants -- 5. Invertebrates -- 6. Land Birds -- 7. Reptiles -- 8. Humans: Part I -- 9. Humans: Part II -- 10. Humans: Part III -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix A: How to Visit the Galapagos -- Appendix B: Friends of the Gallapagos -- Appendix C: Maps and Diagrams -- Notes -- Further Reading -- Index
Control code
ocn873136714
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465035953
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
917755E4-6651-430A-8E34-877921D38134
System control number
  • (OCoLC)873136714
  • (Sirsi) a1847851
Label
The Galapagos : a natural history, Henry Nicholls, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=780944
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents -- Prologue -- 1. Rocks -- 2. Ocean -- 3. Seabirds -- 4. Plants -- 5. Invertebrates -- 6. Land Birds -- 7. Reptiles -- 8. Humans: Part I -- 9. Humans: Part II -- 10. Humans: Part III -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix A: How to Visit the Galapagos -- Appendix B: Friends of the Gallapagos -- Appendix C: Maps and Diagrams -- Notes -- Further Reading -- Index
Control code
ocn873136714
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465035953
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
917755E4-6651-430A-8E34-877921D38134
System control number
  • (OCoLC)873136714
  • (Sirsi) a1847851

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