The Sixth Extinction: Biodiversity and Its Survival

The Sixth Extinction: Biodiversity and Its Survival

by Roger Lewin (Author), Richard Leakey (Author)


A Brilliant explanation and celabration of "biodiversity",informed by the personal and first-hand experience of the world-famous scientist.


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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: W&N
Published: 12 Feb 1996

ISBN 10: 0297817337
ISBN 13: 9780297817338

Author Bio
Richard Leakey, the son of leading paleoanthropologists Louis and Mary Leakey, was Director of the National Museums of Kenya for twenty years and more recently has served his country in a more political role as Director of the Wildlife Service. He made the important discovery of the 'Turkana Boy', a virtually complete skeleton, and his popular books include Origins, The People of the Lake and The Making of Mankind. Sean Barrett narrated the BBC Modern History series, People's Century and appeared in television productions of Twelfth