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Island Africa

Jonathan Kingdon

Island Africa

the evolution of Africa"s rare animals and plants

by Jonathan Kingdon

  • 49 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Rare animals -- Ecology -- Africa.,
    • Rare plants -- Ecology -- Africa.,
    • Natural history -- Africa.,
    • Evolution.,
    • Nature conservation -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJonathan Kingdon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL84.6.A1 K56 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2191826M
      ISBN 100691085609
      LC Control Number89010579


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