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Tropical climates and ecosystems --Rainforest structure and diversity --How a rainforest functions --Evolutionary patterns in the tropics --Complexities of coevolution and ecology of fruit --The neotropical pharmacy --Living off the land in the tropics --Rivers through rainforest --Introduction to the Andes and Tepuis --Savannas and dry forests --Coastal ecosystems : mangroves, seagrass, and coral reefs --Neotropical birds --Deforestation and conservation of biodiversity --Appendix. "And hey, let's be careful out there."
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John Kelvey Richards (March 15, 1856 – March 1, 1909) was an Attorney General of Ohio, the tenth Solicitor General of the United States, and later a United States federal judge.
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