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Pioneer ecologist

the life and work of Victor Ernest Shelford, 1877-1968

by Robert A. Croker

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Shelford, Victor E. b. 1877.,
    • Ecologists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-216) and index.

      StatementRobert A. Croker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.S49 C76 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 222 p. :
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1857842M
      ISBN 10087474315X
      LC Control Number90010098

      About the Project The story of pioneer ecologist and NC State professor B. W. Wells is told by the wealth of excellent photographs that Wells took to document his research. The NCSU Libraries and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences have partnered to preserve, identify, digitize, and display these images. TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us.

      Towns and villages are sometimes viewed as minor, even quaint, spots, whereas this book boldly reconceptualizes these places as important dynamic environmental 'hotspots'. Multitudes of towns and villages with nearly half the world's population . One of the first ecologists whose writings survive may have been Aristotle or perhaps his student, Theophrastus, both of whom had interest in many species of animals and plants. Ecology developed substantially in the 18th and 19th century. It began with Carl Linnaeus and his work with the economy of nature.

      Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Ecology He is an avid traveler, and many of his books are inspired by trips to such places as the Amazon River, the Sahara Desert, Botswana, Egypt, Lapland, and India. His "Market!", published in , showcases markets around the world, from Uganda to Ireland to Ecuador. 2/5(1). Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Ecology (Women of Our Time) Kindle Edition by Kathleen V. Kudlinski (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle 5/5(9).


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