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The endangered human animal

Kurt Dreifuss

The endangered human animal

an examination of the revolutionary survival imperatives

by Kurt Dreifuss

  • 385 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Society for a World Service Federation in Dunedin, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social change.,
  • Social evolution.,
  • Human ecology.,
  • Revolutions -- Case studies.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 1950-

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 287-298.

    StatementKurt Dreifuss ; introduction by John E. Burciaga.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM101 .D826 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 298 p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2871190M
    ISBN 100961414901
    LC Control Number84052235
    OCLC/WorldCa12878357

    Endangered Animals. by Lynn M. Stone. Paperback. USD $ $ Save 24% Current price is $, Original price is $ You Save 24%. Each book is richly illustrated with full-color photographs and art, selected to support the text. A large, easy-to-read typeface is used. Each title contains a table of contents, a glossary, and a Author: Lynn M. Stone. Many animals living on Earth today are endangered, which means they are at risk of becoming extinct (dying out) on Earth. Endangered animals include tigers, rhinoceroses, orangutans, turtles, and many more. Their numbers have already been greatly reduced and only a few now live in the wild. The biggest threat to animals comes from humans.


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