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The dominant animal

human evolution and the environment

by Paul R. Ehrlich

  • 244 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Island Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- History.,
  • Human evolution.,
  • Human-animal relationships -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul R. Ehrlich and Anne H. Ehrlich.
    ContributionsEhrlich, Anne H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF13 .E47 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination428 p. :
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19285734M
    ISBN 101597260967, 1597260975
    ISBN 109781597260961, 9781597260978
    LC Control Number2007050706

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