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Endangered Species - General

Ackerman, Diane. 1995. The Rarest of the Rare. Vanishing Animals, Timeless Worlds. Random House, New York, 184 pages.
Burton, Maurice, and Robert Burton. 1978. The World's Disappearing Wildlife. Marshall Cavendish, London and New York, 192 pages.
Campbell, Shelton. 1978. Lifeboats to Ararat. New York Times Books, 240 pages.
Caras, Roger A. 1966. Last Chance on Earth. A Requiem for Wildlife. Chilton, Philadelphia, PA, 207 pages.
Chadwick, Douglas H. and Joel Sartore. 1996. America's Endangered Species. The Company We Keep. National Geographic Society, Washington, DC, 157 pages.
Colinvaux, P. 1979. Why Big Fierce Animals Are Rare: An Ecologist's  Perspective. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.
Cox, James A. 1975. The Endangered Ones. Crown Pub. Co., New York.
Curry-Lindahl, Kai. 1972. Let Them Live; A Worldwide Survey of Animals Threatened with Extinction. Morrow, New York, 394 pages.
Durrell, Lee. 1986. State of the Ark. An Atlas of Conservation in Action. A Gaia Book, Doubleday, New York, 224 pages.
Eckholm, Erik. 1978. Disappearing Species: The Social Challenge. Worldwatch Institute, Washington, DC, Paper 22, 38 pages.
Ehrlich, Paul and Anne Erlich. 1980. Extinction; The Causes and  Consequences of the Disappearance of Species. Random House, New York, 305 pages.
Fisher, James, Noel Simon and Jack Vincent. 1969. Wildlife in Danger. Viking Press, New York, 368 pages.
Grzimek, Bernhard. 1984. Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia. 13 volumes. Van Nostrand, Reinhold Co., Inc., New York.
Hilborn, Ray. 1990. Marine Biota. Chapter 21 In: The Earth as Transformed by Human Action. Ed. by B.L. Turner, et al. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Holloway, C.W. 1970. Threatened Vertebrates in Northern Circum-polar Regions.  IUCN Publication New Series 16:175-192.
Kaufman, Les and Kenneth Mallory (eds.). 1993. The Last Extinction, 2nd edition. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 242 pages.
Mallinson, Jeremy. 1989. Travels in Search of Endangered Species. David and Charles, London, UK, 160 pages.
McClung, Robert M. 1976. Lost Wild Worlds: The Story of Extinct and Vanishing Wildlife of the Eastern Hemisphere. Morrow, New York, 288 pages.
McKibben, Bill. 1989. The End of Nature. Random House, New York, 226 pages.
Miller, Brian, Richard P. Reading and Steve Forrest. 1996. Prairie Night. Black-footed Ferrets and the Recovery of Endangered Species. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, 320 pages. (Covers issues involved in conservation of all endangered species.)
Milne, Lorus and Margery Milne. 1971. The Cougar Doesn't Live Here Anymore.  Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.
Mitchell, Richard S., et al. (ed.). 1990. Ecosystems Management: Rare Species & Significant Habitats. Proceedings of 15th Annual Natural Areas Conference. New York State Museum Bulletin 471, Albany, NY. (Available from New York State Mus. Publications, Rm. 3140, Cultural Education Center, Albany, New York 12230.)
Myers, Norman. 1979. The Sinking Ark; A New Look at the Problem of Disappearing Species. Pergamon Press, New York, 307 pages.
Peters, Robert L. and Thomas E. Lovejoy. 1990. Terrestrial Fauna. Chapter 20. In: The Earth as Transformed by Human Action. Ed. by B.L. Turner, et al.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Regenstein, Lewis. 1975. The Politics of Extinction. The Shocking Story of the World's Endangered Wildlife. Macmillan Pub. Co., New York, 280 pages.
Salvadori, Francesco B. and Pier L. Florio. 1977. Rare and Beautiful Animals of the World. Optimum Pub. Co., Montreal, Canada, 208 pages.
Scheffer, Victor B. 1974. A Voice for Wildlife. Scribner's, New York, 245 pages.
Schuhmacher, Eugen. 1967. The Last Paradises. On the Track of Rare Animals. Doubleday & Co., Inc., New York, 315 pages.
Simon, N.M. and P. Geroudet. 1970. Last Survivors: The Natural History of Animals in Danger of Extinction. The World Pub. Co., New York, 275 pages.
Socha, Laura O'Biso. 1991. Endangered Species of the World. Mallard Press, New York, 47 pages.
Soule, M.E. and B.A. Wilcox (eds.). 1980. Conservation Biology: An Evolutionary-Ecological Perspective. Sinauer, Sunderland, MA, 395 pages.
Stonehouse, Bernard. 1981. Saving the Animals. Macmillan Pub. Co., New York, 224 pages.
Stuart, Gene S. 1980. Wildlife Alert! The Struggle to Survive. National Geographic Society, Washington, DC, 104 pages. (Secondary level.)
Terborgh, John. 1999. Requiem for Nature. Island Press, Washington, DC, 232 pages.
Time-Life. 1976. Vanishing Species. Time-Life Books, New York, 264 pages.
Tudge, Colin. 1992. Last Animals at the Zoo. How Mass Extinctions Can be Stopped. A Shearwater Book, Island Press, Washington, DC, 266 pages.
Verney, Peter. 1979. Animals in Peril. Man's War Against Wildlife. Brigham Young University Press, 187 pages.
Wilson, Ron. 1979. Vanishing Species. Chartwell Books, Inc., Secaucus, NJ, 93 pages.
Ziswiler, Vincenz. 1967. Extinct and Vanishing Animals. A Biology of Extinction and Survival. Springer-Verlag, New York, 133 pages.
Zuber, Christian. 1978. Animals in Danger. Barrons, Woodbury, NY.

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