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Archipelago

Gavan Daws

Archipelago

the islands of Indonesia : from the nineteenth-century discoveries of Alfred Russel Wallace to the fate of forests and reefs in the twenty-first century

by Gavan Daws

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wallace, Alfred Russel, -- 1823-1913 -- Journeys -- Malay Archipelago,
  • Naturalists -- England -- Biography,
  • Zoogeography -- Malay Archipelago,
  • Natural history -- Malay Archipelago,
  • Evolution (Biology) -- Malay Archipelago,
  • Natural selection

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGavan Daws and Marty Fujita ; prologue by Edward O. Wilson ; epilogue by John C. Sawhill
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsFujita, Marty, 1954-, Nature Conservancy (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH31.W2 D28 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16952868M
    ISBN 100520215761
    LC Control Number99022769

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