A gap in nature: Discovering the World’s Extinct Animals
Tells the tragic story of how, after Columbus’ discovery of the Americas in 1492, the impact of European exploration and settlement was to prove fatal for many of the planet’s most bizarre creatures. In A Gap in Nature, scientist and historian Tim Flannery, in collaboration with internationally acclaimed wildlife artist Peter Schouten, catalogue 104 creatures that have vanished from the face of the earth.
Publisher: Text Publishing
Date Published: 2001
Book Condition: Near fine hardcover with minor edge wear to bottom edge around spine and corners of boards in a fair dust jacket with tears and edge wear that have been repaired. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked copy internally
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