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The Resource Polar bears : the natural history of a threatened species, Ian Stirling

Polar bears : the natural history of a threatened species, Ian Stirling

Label
Polar bears : the natural history of a threatened species
Title
Polar bears
Title remainder
the natural history of a threatened species
Statement of responsibility
Ian Stirling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how polar bears evolved, how they are researched, their characteristics and behavior, and how the threat of global warming is jeopardizing their survival
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10035502
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
333
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a natural history of a threatened species
Label
Polar bears : the natural history of a threatened species, Ian Stirling
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes the text of The International Agreement on the Conservation of Polar Bears and their Habitat (signed in Oslo, Norway, in 1973) (p. 321-322)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-330) and index
Contents
Present day distribution and abundance -- The origin of the polar bear -- Polar bears and humans -- How do you study a polar bear? -- What makes a polar bear tick? -- Reproduction -- Behaviour -- Hunters of the northern ice -- Life and death -- The polar bear capital of the world -- Some highlights of conservation, past and present -- Environmental concerns -- Climate warming : the game changer in polar bear conservation -- The future : concerns and hopes
Control code
712851630
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 330 p.
Isbn
9781554551552
Lccn
2011489945
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)712851630
Label
Polar bears : the natural history of a threatened species, Ian Stirling
Publication
Note
Includes the text of The International Agreement on the Conservation of Polar Bears and their Habitat (signed in Oslo, Norway, in 1973) (p. 321-322)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-330) and index
Contents
Present day distribution and abundance -- The origin of the polar bear -- Polar bears and humans -- How do you study a polar bear? -- What makes a polar bear tick? -- Reproduction -- Behaviour -- Hunters of the northern ice -- Life and death -- The polar bear capital of the world -- Some highlights of conservation, past and present -- Environmental concerns -- Climate warming : the game changer in polar bear conservation -- The future : concerns and hopes
Control code
712851630
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 330 p.
Isbn
9781554551552
Lccn
2011489945
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)712851630

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