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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"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Edward O
Dewey number
333.95/1609679
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH195.M6
LC item number
W55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Naskrecki, Piotr
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 DVD (4 3/4 inches)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
1522404
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
other
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 149 pages
Isbn
9781476747415
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013032607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1522404
  • (Sirsi) 1522404
  • (OCoLC)852226568
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A window on eternity : a biologist's walk through Gorongosa National Park, Edward O. Wilson ; photographs by Piotr Naskrecki
Publication
Accompanying material
1 DVD (4 3/4 inches)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
1522404
Dimensions
24 cm +
Dimensions
other
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 149 pages
Isbn
9781476747415
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013032607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1522404
  • (Sirsi) 1522404
  • (OCoLC)852226568
Video recording format
DVD

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