Mama Poc

an ecologist"s account of the extinction of a species by Anne LaBastille

Publisher: W.W. Norton in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 313 Downloads: 931
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  • LaBastille, Anne,
  • Atitlan grebe

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The giant grebe, a flightless bird living on mile-deep Lake Atitlan, came to LaBastille's attention in /5(49).

Anne LaBastille (Novem – July 1, ) was an American author, ecologist, and photographer. She was the author of more than a dozen books, including Woodswoman, Beyond Black Bear Lake, and Women of the also wrote over articles and over 25 scientific papers.

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