The Resource Pleistocene extinctions; : the search for a cause., editors, P.S. Martin and H.E. Wright, Jr

Pleistocene extinctions; : the search for a cause., editors, P.S. Martin and H.E. Wright, Jr

Label
Pleistocene extinctions; : the search for a cause.
Title
Pleistocene extinctions;
Title remainder
the search for a cause.
Statement of responsibility
editors, P.S. Martin and H.E. Wright, Jr
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eng
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DLC
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  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE696
LC item number
.I55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QE 697
NLM item number
I61p 1967
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International Association for Quaternary Research.
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  • 1928-2010
  • 1917-2015
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  • National Research Council (U.S.)
  • Martin, Paul S.
  • Wright, H. E.
Series statement
Its Proceedings of the VII congress ... v. 6
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  • Paleontology
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Geology
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Paleontology
  • Pleistocene Geologic Epoch
  • Pleistoceen
  • Bedreigde soorten
Label
Pleistocene extinctions; : the search for a cause., editors, P.S. Martin and H.E. Wright, Jr
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Publication
Note
"[The congress was] sponsored by the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council."
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Includes bibliographies
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
A bestiary for Pleistocene biologists / Paul S. Martin and John E. Guilday -- Introduction / Edward S. Deevey Jr. -- Prehistoric overkill / Paul S. Martin -- Differential extinction during late-Pleistocene and Recent times / John E. Guilday -- The late-Pleistocene extinction and diminution in size of many mammalian species / William Ellis Edwards -- Animal ranges as a clue to late-Pleistocene extinction / Bob H. Slaughter -- The agency of man in animal extinctions / James J. Hester -- Man's role in the extinction of Pleistocene faunas / Arthur J. Jelinek -- Late-Cenozoic patterns of plant extinction / Estella B. Leopold -- The environment of extinction of the late-Pleistocene megafauna in the arid southwestern United States / Peter J. Mehringer Jr. -- Carbon-14 dates and early man in the New World / C. Vance Haynes Jr. -- Late-Pleistocene and Holocene faunal history of central Texas / Ernest L. Lundelius Jr. -- Four superimposed late-Pleistocene vertebrate faunas from southwest Kansas / Gerald E. Schultz -- Associations of early man with horse, camel, and mastodon at Hueyatlaco, Valsequillo (Puebla, Mexico) / Cynthia Irwin-Williams -- The Pleistocene extinction of mammals in Europe / Kazimierz Kowalski -- Primitive hunters and Pleistocene extinction in the Soviet Union / N.K. Vereshchagin -- Pleistocene vertebrates of the Netherlands Antilles / D.A. Hooijer -- Ecologic changes in protohistoric Madagascar / R. Battistini and P. Verin -- Patterns of extinction among the subfossil Madagascan lemuroids / Alan Walker
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 pages
Lccn
67024502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00363110
  • (OCoLC)ocm00363110
Label
Pleistocene extinctions; : the search for a cause., editors, P.S. Martin and H.E. Wright, Jr
Publication
Note
"[The congress was] sponsored by the National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A bestiary for Pleistocene biologists / Paul S. Martin and John E. Guilday -- Introduction / Edward S. Deevey Jr. -- Prehistoric overkill / Paul S. Martin -- Differential extinction during late-Pleistocene and Recent times / John E. Guilday -- The late-Pleistocene extinction and diminution in size of many mammalian species / William Ellis Edwards -- Animal ranges as a clue to late-Pleistocene extinction / Bob H. Slaughter -- The agency of man in animal extinctions / James J. Hester -- Man's role in the extinction of Pleistocene faunas / Arthur J. Jelinek -- Late-Cenozoic patterns of plant extinction / Estella B. Leopold -- The environment of extinction of the late-Pleistocene megafauna in the arid southwestern United States / Peter J. Mehringer Jr. -- Carbon-14 dates and early man in the New World / C. Vance Haynes Jr. -- Late-Pleistocene and Holocene faunal history of central Texas / Ernest L. Lundelius Jr. -- Four superimposed late-Pleistocene vertebrate faunas from southwest Kansas / Gerald E. Schultz -- Associations of early man with horse, camel, and mastodon at Hueyatlaco, Valsequillo (Puebla, Mexico) / Cynthia Irwin-Williams -- The Pleistocene extinction of mammals in Europe / Kazimierz Kowalski -- Primitive hunters and Pleistocene extinction in the Soviet Union / N.K. Vereshchagin -- Pleistocene vertebrates of the Netherlands Antilles / D.A. Hooijer -- Ecologic changes in protohistoric Madagascar / R. Battistini and P. Verin -- Patterns of extinction among the subfossil Madagascan lemuroids / Alan Walker
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 pages
Lccn
67024502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00363110
  • (OCoLC)ocm00363110

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