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The Photo Ark vanishing : the world's most vulnerable animals / Joel Sartore ; foreword by Elizabeth Kolbert.

Sartore, Joel, (photographer,, author.). Kolbert, Elizabeth, (writer of foreword.). National Geographic Society (U.S.), (issuing body.).

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Knoxville Public Library 779.32 SAR (Text) 30543003731737 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781426220593 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 397 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019]

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Joel Sartore's quest to photograph all the animal species under human care celebrates its 15th year with this glorious and heartwrenching collection of photographs. The animals featured in these pages are either destined for extinction or already extinct in the wild but still alive today, thanks to dedication of a heroic group committed to their continued survival. From the majestic Sumatran rhinoceros to the tiny Salt Creek tiger beetle, Sartore's photographs bring us eye to eye with the kaleidoscopic diversity of shapes, colors, personalities, and attitudes of the animal world. In these vivid pages, Sartore singles out the species most likely to disappear in the next decades, as well as some that have already been lost. Alongside these indelible images are the words of scientists and conservationists who are working to protect and restore populations of endangered species. With Sartore's distinctive portrait photography, he invites us to look closer--and to care more. --Publisher
Subject: Endangered species > Pictorial works.
Wildlife photography.
Photography of animals.
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