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

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

Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world
Title
The wizard and the prophet
Title remainder
two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world
Statement of responsibility
by Charles C. Mann
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles C. Mann delivers an incisive portrait of the two little-known twentieth-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped the ideas about the environment, laying the groundwork for how people in the twenty-first century will choose to live in tomorrow's world
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Mann, Charles C
Dewey number
363.70092/273
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • fiction
  • other
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bronson Pinchot
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Pinchot, Bronson
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  • Vogt, William
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Environmental sciences
  • Food security
  • Water security
  • Energy security
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmentalists
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world, by Charles C. Mann
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Publication
Note
Unabridged
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
15 sound discs (19 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449806388
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PRHA 3877
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983821911
  • (OCoLC)ocn983821911
  • 354410
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world, by Charles C. Mann
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
15 sound discs (19 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449806388
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PRHA 3877
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)983821911
  • (OCoLC)ocn983821911
  • 354410
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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