Countdown to Extinction: Animals in Danger!
Today there are over 6.5 billion people in the world. Together we take up more space, eat more food and create more waste than any other form of life. Human dominance may be good news for us, but it’s bad news for many other animals that share the planet with us. In this startling and fascinating book, top author and zoologist David Burnie explores the theme of extinction, from the mass wipe-out of the dinosaurs to the decline of animal species today. Right here, right now, animals are in danger. But can we stop the countdown to extinction?