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The Resource The best American science and nature writing 2009, edited and with an introduction by Elizabeth Kolbert ; Tim Folger, series editor

The best American science and nature writing 2009, edited and with an introduction by Elizabeth Kolbert ; Tim Folger, series editor

Label
The best American science and nature writing 2009
Title
The best American science and nature writing 2009
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Elizabeth Kolbert ; Tim Folger, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
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377107
Cataloging source
NWU
Dewey number
810.8036
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kolbert, Elizabeth
  • Folger, Tim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Best American series,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Science
  • Technical writing
  • Nature
Label
The best American science and nature writing 2009, edited and with an introduction by Elizabeth Kolbert ; Tim Folger, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."--T.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Faustian economics / Wendell Berry -- The ethics of climate change / John Broome -- Is Google making us stupid? / Nicholas Carr -- High-tech trash / Chris Carroll -- Intel inside / Andrew Curry -- Blown apart / Keay Davidson -- Did life begin in ice? / Douglas Fox -- The day before Genesis / Adam Frank -- The itch / Atul Gawande -- The mushroom cloud's silver lining / David Grimm -- Last of the Neanderthals / Stephen S. Hall -- Virtual Iraq / Sue Halpern -- Chain reaction / Walter Isaacson -- Wasteland / Frederick Kaufman -- Minds of their own / Virginia Morell -- Back to the future / J. Madeleine Nash -- To take wilderness in hand / Michelle Nijhuis -- How we evolve / Benjamin Phelan -- Pop psychology / Virginia Postrel -- Contagious cancer / David Quammen -- The reality tests / Joshua Roebke -- Darwin and the meaning of flowers / Oliver Sacks -- Animalcules and other little subjects / Mark A. Smith -- Big foot / Michael Specter -- Red is the new green / Patrick Symmes -- Stayin' alive / Gary Wolfe
Control code
000044734466
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xx, 330 p.
Isbn
9780547002590
System control number
(OCoLC)313657984
Label
The best American science and nature writing 2009, edited and with an introduction by Elizabeth Kolbert ; Tim Folger, series editor
Publication
Note
"A Mariner original."--T.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Faustian economics / Wendell Berry -- The ethics of climate change / John Broome -- Is Google making us stupid? / Nicholas Carr -- High-tech trash / Chris Carroll -- Intel inside / Andrew Curry -- Blown apart / Keay Davidson -- Did life begin in ice? / Douglas Fox -- The day before Genesis / Adam Frank -- The itch / Atul Gawande -- The mushroom cloud's silver lining / David Grimm -- Last of the Neanderthals / Stephen S. Hall -- Virtual Iraq / Sue Halpern -- Chain reaction / Walter Isaacson -- Wasteland / Frederick Kaufman -- Minds of their own / Virginia Morell -- Back to the future / J. Madeleine Nash -- To take wilderness in hand / Michelle Nijhuis -- How we evolve / Benjamin Phelan -- Pop psychology / Virginia Postrel -- Contagious cancer / David Quammen -- The reality tests / Joshua Roebke -- Darwin and the meaning of flowers / Oliver Sacks -- Animalcules and other little subjects / Mark A. Smith -- Big foot / Michael Specter -- Red is the new green / Patrick Symmes -- Stayin' alive / Gary Wolfe
Control code
000044734466
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xx, 330 p.
Isbn
9780547002590
System control number
(OCoLC)313657984

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