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The Best American Science Writing 2000
By James Gleick (editor) and Jessie Cohen (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harperaudio
Publication date September 1, 2000
Binding Cassette/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780694523993
ISBN-10 0694523992
Dimensions 1.25 by 4 by 7 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $25.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The first volume in a new annual series featuring the finest science writing by American authors offers a remarkable selection of works on topics ranging from biochemistry and physics to evolutionary theory, cognition, and astronomy, by Stephen Jay Gould, Timothy Ferris, Deborah M. Gordon, Susan McCarthy, Peter Galison, and other notable writers. Simultaneous.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Meticulously selected by bestselling author James Gleick, Harper Audio presents a steller collection of essays written by some of the most brilliant writers and thinkers of our time -- each one read by its creator.

Many of these cutting-edge essays offer glimpses of our new realms of discovery and thought, exploring territory that is unfimiliar to most of us or finding the unexpected in the midst of the familiar. This diverse, stimulating, and accessible collection is required for anyone who wants to travel to that frontier.



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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780060197346
 
from Ecco Pr (September 1, 2000)
9780060197346 | details & prices | 258 pages | 6.25 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $27.50
About: Presents essays on animals, the universe, physics, flowers, and other topics by contributors including Peter Canby, Natalie Angier, Michael Klesius, and Joseph D'Agnese.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060957360
 
from Ecco Pr (September 1, 2000)
9780060957360 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $14.00
About: Presents essays on animals, the universe, physics, flowers, and other topics by contributors including Peter Canby, Natalie Angier, Michael Klesius, and Joseph D'Agnese.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780694523993
 
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Unabridged edition from Harperaudio (September 1, 2000)
9780694523993 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $25.95
About: Presents essays on animals, the universe, physics, flowers, and other topics by contributors including Peter Canby, Natalie Angier, Michael Klesius, and Joseph D'Agnese.

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