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The Resource Naturalist, Edward O. Wilson

Naturalist, Edward O. Wilson

Label
Naturalist
Title
Naturalist
Statement of responsibility
Edward O. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recalling his life from a childhood exploring the Gulf Coast of Alabama to a career as a Harvard professor, Pulitzer Prize-winner Wilson details how a boyhood enchantment with nature became a lifelong calling. He provides insight into the origin and development of the ideas that have shaped his biological research and defines the central principles of evolutionary biology
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
PSM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Edward O
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, Edward O
  • Wilson, Edward O
  • Naturalists
  • Naturalists
  • United States
Label
Naturalist, Edward O. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains the text of the original 1994 ed. published by Island Press plus an afterword by the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Daybreak in Alabama. Paradise Beach ; Send us the boy ; A light in the corner ; A magic kingdom ; To do my duty ; Alabama dreaming ; The hunters ; Good-bye to the South ; Orizaba -- Storyteller. The South Pacific ; The forms of things unknown ; The molecular wars ; Islands are the key ; The Florida Keys experiment ; Ants ; Attaining sociobiology ; The sociobiology controversy ; Biodiversity, biophilia
Control code
ocm69669557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Island Press pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 394 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781642830217
Lccn
2006287573
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)69669557
Label
Naturalist, Edward O. Wilson
Publication
Note
Contains the text of the original 1994 ed. published by Island Press plus an afterword by the author
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Daybreak in Alabama. Paradise Beach ; Send us the boy ; A light in the corner ; A magic kingdom ; To do my duty ; Alabama dreaming ; The hunters ; Good-bye to the South ; Orizaba -- Storyteller. The South Pacific ; The forms of things unknown ; The molecular wars ; Islands are the key ; The Florida Keys experiment ; Ants ; Attaining sociobiology ; The sociobiology controversy ; Biodiversity, biophilia
Control code
ocm69669557
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Island Press pbk. ed.
Extent
xii, 394 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781642830217
Lccn
2006287573
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)69669557

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