The Resource Wildlife conservation in China : preserving the habitat of China's wild west, Richard B. Harris ; foreword by George B. Schaller

Wildlife conservation in China : preserving the habitat of China's wild west, Richard B. Harris ; foreword by George B. Schaller

Label
Wildlife conservation in China : preserving the habitat of China's wild west
Title
Wildlife conservation in China
Title remainder
preserving the habitat of China's wild west
Statement of responsibility
Richard B. Harris ; foreword by George B. Schaller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What does the future hold for China's endangered wildlife? Drawing on 20 year's experience working in China, the leading U.S. expert on the subject incorporates perspectives ranging from biology to Chinese history and tradition to interpret wildlife conservation issues in a cultural context
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
333.95/40951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL84.5.C6
LC item number
H37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
An east gate book
Label
Wildlife conservation in China : preserving the habitat of China's wild west, Richard B. Harris ; foreword by George B. Schaller
Publication
Note
"An East Gate book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-328) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
China's wild west: geography is destiny -- The Chinese perception of wildlife -- Animals: wild, captive, and domestic -- Chinese legal institutions and wildlife -- Nature reserves: poor substitutes for comprehensive natural resource management -- Species stories -- Trophy hunting: opportunities squandered -- Chinese wildlife science -- A future for wildlife in western China -- App. Animals mentioned in the text
Control code
ocn427511146
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 341 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282119581
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
211958
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36611189
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)427511146
  • ebscoaca076562057X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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