Endangered species & extinction of species

    Extinct Birds

    By Julian P. Hume

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £50.46

    Extinct Birds was the first comprehensive review of the hundreds of the bird species and subspecies that have become extinct over the last 1,000 years of habitat degradation, over-hunting and rat introduction. It has become the standard text on this subject, covering both familiar icons of extinction as well as...

    Critical Critters

    By Ralph Steadman

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    Running Hare

    By John Lewis-Stempel

    Paperback £7.85

    The Sunday Times Bestseller - SHORTLISTED FOR THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE 2017 Traditional ploughland is disappearing.

    Great Soul of Siberia

    By Sooyong Park

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    There are five races of tiger on our planet and all but one live in tropical regions: the Siberian Tiger Panthera tigris altaica is the exception. Mysterious and elusive, and with only 350 remaining in the wild, the Siberian tiger remains a complete enigma. One man has set out to...

    Bring Back the King

    By Helen Pilcher

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    A stem-cell biologist with a sense of humor walks us through the amazing science of de-extinction and cloning.

    How to Clone a Mammoth

    By Beth Shapiro

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    "Could extinct species like mammoths and passenger pigeons be brought back to life? The science says yes. In [this book], Beth Shapiro, evolutionary biologist and pioneer in 'ancient DNA' research, walks readers through the astonishing and controversial process of de-extinction. From deciding which species should be restored, to sequencing their...

    Seabirds of the World

    By David Tipling

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    Sixth Extinction

    By Elizabeth Kolbert

    Paperback £8.45

    Otters of the World

    By Grace M. Yoxon

    Paperback £13.85

    The first book to describe all 13 species of otters. Shows the beauty, ecology and fascination of otters in the world but also their plight in many countries. Demonstrates the importance of the otter in conservation. Provides information on identification, ecology and threats faced in the wild.

    The Passenger Pigeon

    By Errol Fuller

    Hardback Save £7.52 = £17.43

    At the start of the nineteenth century, Passenger Pigeons were perhaps the most abundant birds on the planet, numbering literally in the billions. The flocks were so large and so dense that they blackened the skies, even blotting out the sun for days at a stretch. Yet by the end...

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