Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Serengeti IV

Sustaining Biodiversity in a Coupled Human-Natural System

Serengeti IV( )
Editor: Sinclair, Anthony R. E.
Metzger, Kristine L.
Mduma, Simon A. R.
Fryxell, John M.
Publication Date:May 2015
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

The vast savannas and great migrations of the Serengeti conjure impressions of a harmonious and balanced ecosystem. But in reality, the history of the Serengeti is rife with battles between human and non-human nature. In the 1890s and several times since, the cattle virus rinderpest--at last vanquished in 2008--devastated both domesticated and wild ungulate populations, as well as the lives of humans and other animals who depended on them. In the 1920s, tourists armed with the...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Science / Life Sciences / Ecology
Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Travel / Parks & Campgrounds
History / Africa / East
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.7 Inches
Book Weight:2.512 Pounds

Featured Books

Leopard's Wrath
Feehan, Christine
Electronic book text:
Paradise Lost
Milton, John
Paperback: $11.00
The Current
Johnston, Tim
Paperback: $16.95

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.