The Resource The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world, Charles C. Mann

The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world, Charles C. Mann

Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world
Title
The wizard and the prophet
Title remainder
two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world
Statement of responsibility
Charles C. Mann
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Two influential scientists, William Vogt (1902-1968), and Norman Borlaug (1914-2009), and their approaches to environmental problems
  • Presents an incisive portrait of twentieth-century scientists Norman Borlaugh and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped modern understandings about the environment and related public policies
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mann, Charles C
Dewey number
363.70092/273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE56.V64
LC item number
M36 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vogt, William
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Environmental sciences
  • Food security
  • Water security
  • Energy security
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmentalists
Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world, Charles C. Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-584) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1018476750
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 616 pages
Isbn
9780307961693
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017024776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1018476750
Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions of tomorrow's world, Charles C. Mann
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 531-584) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1018476750
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 616 pages
Isbn
9780307961693
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017024776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1018476750

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