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Extinction (Scientific American Library)

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By: SM Stanley

242 pages, Col photos, illus, figs

W.H. Freeman & Co. Ltd

Hardback | Dec 1987 | #20268 | ISBN: 0716750147
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Explores the distinctive features of geological mass extinctions, explains how they differ from continuous natural extinctions, examines the various theories behind these, and concludes that global environmental change is the key single factor.


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