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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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
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
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Wilson, Edward O
Dewey number
333.95/1609679
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Naskrecki, Piotr
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  • Biodiversity
  • Natural history
  • Restoration ecology
  • Nature conservation
  • Parque Nacional da Gorongosa (Mozambique)
  • Parque Nacional da Gorongosa (Mozambique)
  • Parque Nacional da Gorongosa (Mozambique)
  • NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biological Diversity
  • NATURE / Ecosystems & Habitats / General
Label
A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
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
Control code
BK0013569923
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 149 p.
Isbn
9781476747415
Lccn
2013032607
Other physical details
color illustrated
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
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
Control code
BK0013569923
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 149 p.
Isbn
9781476747415
Lccn
2013032607
Other physical details
color illustrated

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