The Resource A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki

A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki

Label
A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park
Title
A window on eternity
Title remainder
a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"E.O. Wilson, one of the most celebrated scientists in the United States, shows why biodiversity is vital to the future of Earth and to our own species through the story of an African national park that may be the most diverse place on earth, in a gorgeously illustrated book"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.95/1609679
Index
index present
LC call number
QH195.M6
LC item number
W55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki
Label
A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki
Publication
Note
  • "Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
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Accompanying material
1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
  • volume
  • videodisc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The Search for Eternity -- The Sacred Mountain of Mozambique -- Once There Were Giants -- War and Redemption -- Dung and Blood -- The Twenty-Foot Crocodile -- The Elephant Whisperer -- The House of Spiders -- The Clash of Insect Civilizations -- The Log of an Entomological Expedition -- The Struggle for Existence -- The Conservation of Eternity
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Dimensions
24 cm +
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Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 149 pages
Isbn
9781476747415
Lccn
2013032607
Media category
  • unmediated
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Note
SALBT
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC) 2013032607
  • 1081836
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