Ziegler, Alan C.

Trace the natural history of the Hawaiian Archipelago through the book’s twenty-eight chapters or focus on specific topics such as island formation by plate tectonics, plant and animal evolution, flightless birds and their fossil sites, Polynesian migrational history and ecology, the effects of humans and exotic animals on the environment, current conservation efforts, and the contributions of the many naturalists who visited the islands over the centuries and the stories behind their discoveries. Also includes an extensive annotated bibliography.

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University of Hawai’i Press, Small quarto, dustwrapper, colour photographs, maps, other illustrations.

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Weight 1500 g