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Save the people! : halting human extinction / Stacy McAnulty with art by Nicole Miles.

McAnulty, Stacy, (author.). Miles, Nicole. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 13 of 15 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

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  • 1 current hold with 15 total copies.

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1 current hold with 15 total copies.

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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library J576.84 M (Text) 39493110055060 Juvenile New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780759553941
  • ISBN: 0759553947
  • Physical Description: 247 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Earth : a very brief history -- Mass extinctions : the first four of five -- Mass extinctions, continued : the fifth one got the dinosaurs -- Homo sapiens : not the only humans -- DNA bottleneck : that time humans almost went extinct -- Asteroids : incominggggg! -- Supervolcanoes : the blast from below -- Disease : teeny tiny threats like bacteria and virus -- Over population : we live here, we eat here; until we don't -- War : the ultimate self-destruct button -- Sun : we're gonna need stronger SPF -- Outer space : aliens, supernovas, gamma-ray bursts -- Global warming : who turned up the heat? -- 5-2° celsius : just a wee bit warmer -- We're doomed (JK, how to save the planet people).
Summary, etc.:
"A book for middle-school-aged children about previous extinctions and possible threats to humans, from volcanoes, to asteroids, to pollution and diseases"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 8-12 Little, Brown and Company.
Subject: Extinction (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Mass extinctions > Juvenile literature.
Human beings > Effect of environment on > Juvenile literature.
Human beings > Effect of climate on > Juvenile literature.
Nature > Effect of human beings on > Juvenile literature.
Human beings > Extinction > Juvenile literature.

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