Login

Gaston, Kevin J.

Biodiversity: An Introdution

Gaston, Kevin J. - Biodiversity: An Introdution, ebook

40,90€

Ebook, PDF with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781444312324
DRM Restrictions

Printing62 pages with an additional page accrued every 12 hours, capped at 62 pages
Copy to clipboard41 excerpts

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ARTWORK

This concise introductory text provides a complete overview of biodiversity - what it is, how it arose, its distribution, why it is important, human impact upon it, and what should be done to maintain it.


  • Timely overview of the serious attempts made to quantify and describe biodiversity in a scientific way
  • Acts as an easy entry point into the primary literature
  • Provides real-world examples of key issues, including illustrations of major temporal and spatial patterns in biodiversity
  • Designed primarily with undergraduate students and course lecturers in mind, it will also be of interest to anyone who requires an overview of, and entry to, the vast literature on these topics.
  • All the figures included in the book are downloadable from the Blackwell Publishing website

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
208 pages
Category
Zoology
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444312324

Similar titles