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The Resource The ecological planet : an introduction to Earth's ecosystems, John Kricher, (sound recording)

The ecological planet : an introduction to Earth's ecosystems, John Kricher, (sound recording)

Label
The ecological planet : an introduction to Earth's ecosystems
Title
The ecological planet
Title remainder
an introduction to Earth's ecosystems
Statement of responsibility
John Kricher
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Wheaton College professor John Kricher presents an absorbing analysis of the diverse ecosystems that exist on Planet Earth. He provides a factual study of the many fragile and threatened portions of our biosphere while describing the interaction between each system and the effect of man's presence in these ecosystems. Professor Kricher also explains the amazing variety of flora and fauna that inhabit the individual ecosystems and addresses current ecological issues facing mankind
Member of
Accompanying matter
bibliography
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kricher, John C
Dewey number
577
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QH541
LC item number
.K75 2008b
Literary text for sound recordings
  • other
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecture given by John C. Kricher
Series statement
  • Modern scholar
  • Modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecology
  • Biotic communities
  • Ecosystem health
  • Nature
  • Audiobooks
Label
The ecological planet : an introduction to Earth's ecosystems, John Kricher, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (80 pages : illustrations).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (guide)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ecology and the big picture -- Earth and the Goldilocks effect -- Distribution of global ecosystems -- Climate and ecology -- Biogeography and evolution -- Polar ecosystems and tundra -- Boreal forest -- Temperate deciduous forest -- Grassland and savannah -- Desert -- Tropical rain forest -- Marine ecosystems -- Unique coastal ecosystems -- current issues in global ecology
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (approximately 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436105965
Isbn Type
(guide)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC119
  • UT119
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ruc00000119
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The ecological planet : an introduction to Earth's ecosystems, John Kricher, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (80 pages : illustrations).
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (guide)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ecology and the big picture -- Earth and the Goldilocks effect -- Distribution of global ecosystems -- Climate and ecology -- Biogeography and evolution -- Polar ecosystems and tundra -- Boreal forest -- Temperate deciduous forest -- Grassland and savannah -- Desert -- Tropical rain forest -- Marine ecosystems -- Unique coastal ecosystems -- current issues in global ecology
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (approximately 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436105965
Isbn Type
(guide)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC119
  • UT119
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ruc00000119
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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