The photo ark vanishing : the world's most vulnerable animals
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Contributors
Kolbert, Elizabeth, writer of foreword.
National Geographic Society (U.S.), issuing body.
Published
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019].
Status
Shirlington - Adult Nonfiction  1 available
779.32 SARTO

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Format
Book
Physical Desc
397 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781426220593, 1426220596

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Description
Joel Sartore's quest to photograph all the animal species under human care celebrates its 15th year with this glorious and heartwrenching collection of photographs. The animals featured in these pages are either destined for extinction or already extinct in the wild but still alive today, thanks to dedication of a heroic group committed to their continued survival. From the majestic Sumatran rhinoceros to the tiny Salt Creek tiger beetle, Sartore's photographs bring us eye to eye with the kaleidoscopic diversity of shapes, colors, personalities, and attitudes of the animal world. In these vivid pages, Sartore singles out the species most likely to disappear in the next decades, as well as some that have already been lost. Alongside these indelible images are the words of scientists and conservationists who are working to protect and restore populations of endangered species. With Sartore's distinctive portrait photography, he invites us to look closer--and to care more. --Publisher

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sartore, J., & Kolbert, E. (2019). The photo ark vanishing: the world's most vulnerable animals . National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sartore, Joel and Elizabeth, Kolbert. 2019. The Photo Ark Vanishing: The World's Most Vulnerable Animals. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sartore, Joel and Elizabeth, Kolbert. The Photo Ark Vanishing: The World's Most Vulnerable Animals Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sartore, Joel,, and Elizabeth Kolbert. The Photo Ark Vanishing: The World's Most Vulnerable Animals National Geographic, 2019.

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