The Resource Why big fierce animals are rare : an ecologist's perspective, Paul Colinvaux

Why big fierce animals are rare : an ecologist's perspective, Paul Colinvaux

Label
Why big fierce animals are rare : an ecologist's perspective
Title
Why big fierce animals are rare
Title remainder
an ecologist's perspective
Statement of responsibility
Paul Colinvaux
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ORK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Colinvaux, Paul A.
Index
index present
LC call number
QH541
LC item number
.C64 1979
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecology
  • Ecology
  • Écologie
Label
Why big fierce animals are rare : an ecologist's perspective, Paul Colinvaux
Link
https://archive.org/details/whybigfierceanim00paul
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude -- The science that reasons why -- Every species has its niche -- Why big fierce animals are rare -- The efficiency of life -- The nation states of trees -- The social lives of plants -- Cycles: a lesson from farming -- Why the sea is blue -- The ocean system -- The regulation of the air -- The curious incident of the lake in the Now Time -- The succession affair -- Peaceful coexistence -- What hunting animals do -- The social imperatives of space -- Why there are so many species -- The stability in nature -- The people's place -- Postlude
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780691081946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10081738
  • (OCoLC)ocm10081738
Label
Why big fierce animals are rare : an ecologist's perspective, Paul Colinvaux
Link
https://archive.org/details/whybigfierceanim00paul
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prelude -- The science that reasons why -- Every species has its niche -- Why big fierce animals are rare -- The efficiency of life -- The nation states of trees -- The social lives of plants -- Cycles: a lesson from farming -- Why the sea is blue -- The ocean system -- The regulation of the air -- The curious incident of the lake in the Now Time -- The succession affair -- Peaceful coexistence -- What hunting animals do -- The social imperatives of space -- Why there are so many species -- The stability in nature -- The people's place -- Postlude
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 256 pages
Isbn
9780691081946
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10081738
  • (OCoLC)ocm10081738

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