Language of the Earth: A Literary Anthology
Blowout Sale! Save 54% on the Language of the Earth: A Literary Anthology by Brand: Wiley-Blackwell at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Man's complex relationship to planet Earth is explored in thissecond edition of the landmark anthology edited by Frank Rhodes andBruce Malamud. This
Man's complex relationship to planet Earth is explored in thissecond edition of the landmark anthology edited by Frank Rhodes andBruce Malamud. This volume provides a portrait of the planet asexperienced not just by scientists, but by artists, aviators,poets, philosophers, novelists, historians, and sociologists aswell.
- A unique collection that bridges the gap between science andhumanities
- Contains writings by scientists, artists, aviators, poets,philosophers, novelists, historians, and sociologists includingCharles Darwin, Dane Picard, Rachel Carson, John Muir, Mark Twainand Archibald Geikie
- Represents the human experience over the centuries, covering aspan of 2,500 years
- Reflects the planet's extraordinary physical diversity
- The previous edition was voted one of the 25 'Great Books ofGeology' by readers of the Journal of GeologicalEducation
"...this is a very worthwhile read, with something for everyoneinterested in geography, earth systems and geology, natural historyor the general environment."
Robert A. Francis, King's College London, Progress inPhysical Geography
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