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Islands of abandonment : nature rebounding in the post-human landscape  Cover Image Book Book

Islands of abandonment : nature rebounding in the post-human landscape / Cal Flyn.

Flyn, Cal, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9781984878199
  • ISBN: 1984878190
  • Physical Description: 372 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Viking, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in hardcover in Great Britain by William Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, London, in 2021."--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one. In absentia: The waste land : the Five Sisters, West Lothian, Scotland ; No man's land : the Buffer Zone, Cyprus ; Old fields : Harju, Estonia ; Nuclear Winter : Chernobyl, Ukraine -- Part two. Those who remain: The blight : Detroit, Michigan, United States ; Days of anarchy : Paterson, New Jersy, United States -- Part three. The long shadow: Unnatural selection : Arthur Kill, Staten Island, United States ; Forbidden forest : Zone Rouge, Verdun, France ; Alien invasion : Amani, Tanzania ; The trip to Rose Cottage : Swona, Scotland -- Part four. Endgame: Revelation : Plymouth, Montserrat ; The deluge and the desert : Salton Sea, California, United States.
Subject: Restoration ecology.
Resilience (Ecology)
Environmental disasters.
Ecosystem health.
Landscape changes.
Nature > Effect of human beings on.
Ecosystem health
Environmental disasters
Landscape changes
Nature > Effect of human beings on
Resilience (Ecology)
Restoration ecology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General.

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East Grand Forks Campbell Library 333.731 FLYN 2021 (Text) 521105 Non-Fiction Available -

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