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Melanie Challenger

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"The World / Ideas / Culture": General Interest



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Natural History: General







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How do we think about the things we have lost? Why have we become so estranged from Nature? What are our emotional responses to extinction, and how can those responses help to shape our future relationship with the natural world?

Key Features
Author(s)Melanie Challenger
PublisherGranta Books
Date of Publication06/10/2011
GenreNatural History: General

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintGranta Books
Content NoteIllustrations

Width153 mm
Height234 mm

Author BiographyMelanie Challenger is a freelance writer. She is the author of 'Galatea', her award-winning first collection of poems, and co-author, with Zlata Filipovic, of 'Stolen Voices', a history of twentieth century conflict compiled through war diaries. During her research for 'On Extinction', she was a Fellow of the AHRC Centre for the Evolution of Cultural Diversity at University College London from 2007-2010 and International Fellow at the British Antarctic Survey for International Polar Year 2007-2008. Her work was also a recipient of the British Council Darwin Awards.

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On Extinction: How We Became Estranged from Nature

Product Category : Books
ISBN : 1847081878
Title : On Extinction: How We Became Estranged from Nature
EAN : 9781847081872
Authors : Melanie Challenger
Binding : Hardcover
Publisher : Granta Books
Publication Date : 2011-10-06
Pages : 272
Signed : False
First Edition : False
Dust Jacket : False
List Price (MSRP) : 20.00
Height : 1.3400 inches
Width : 6.0600 inches
Length : 9.2900 inches
Weight : 1.5000 pounds
Keywords : natural history, Melanie Challenger Extinction & Endangered Species, Polar, General AAS, Conservation, Extinction, Wildlife Conservation, English, Hardcover, Regular Size, Books Seasonal Offers
Condition : Like New

New unread book with a small tear top front of jacket.

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