A very good hardcover in chipped dust jacket. Second printing. Published in the UK as 'The Red Book: Wildlife in Danger'.' An absolutely wonderful copy of this book. Written by scientists devoted to arresting the annihilation of wildlife by mankind. Based on facts collected by the Survival Service Commission of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. This is a book of absorbing interest to anyone who has a concern for the strange and often beautiful fauna and flora of our planet, and wants to know about the crisis that so many of them face. 32 pages of color illustrations. Well over 100 drawings in b/w. Foreword by Harold J. Coolidge and Peter Scott.