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The best American science writing 2001

by Timothy Ferris

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Published by Ecco in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, Timothy Ferris.
    ContributionsFerris, Timothy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23042109M
    ISBN 100066211646, 0060936487
    OCLC/WorldCa48386817

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    The Best American Science Writing is yet another endlessly fascinating and mind-expanding installment of the popular science series that Kirkus Reviews calls, “Superb brain candy.” Edited by renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku, co-founder of string field theory, this collection contains the most engaging and provocative science writing of the year Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. THE BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE AND NATURE WRITING edited by Edward O. Wilson. BUY NOW FROM The emphasis once more is on nature-writing, which guest editor Wilson praises as a distinctive American art form. For his part, Burkhard Bilger, the series editor, points out the rather wide range of pieces that description includes.


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