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The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2011: The Best American Series

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The Best American Series®

First, Best, and Best-Selling

The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the countrys finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volumes series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected—and most popular—of its kind.

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2011 includes

Atul Gawande, Jonathan Franzen, Deborah Blum, Malcolm Gladwell, Oliver Sacks, Jon Mooallem,

Jon Cohen, Luke Dittrich, and others

Synopsis:

Popular columnist and science writer Mary Roach selects the year's best science and nature writing.

Synopsis:

Edited by outrageously curious science writer Mary Roach, author ofStiff, Spook, Bonk, and Packing for Mars, this collection brings together the best and brightest writers onscience and nature.

About the Author

Mary Roach is the best-selling author of Stiff, Spook, Bonk, and most recently, Packing for Mars. Her writing has appeared in Salon, Wired, Outside, GQ, Discover, Vogue, and the New  York Times Magazine.
TIM FOLGER is a contributing editor at Discover and writes about science for several magazines.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547678467
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Subject:
Essays
Editor:
Roach, Mary
Editor:
Folger, Tim
Author:
Roach, Mary
Author:
Folger, Tim
Subject:
Science : Essays
Subject:
Nature : Essays
Publication Date:
October 2011
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
384

Related Subjects

Reference » Science Reference » General
Science and Mathematics » Biology » Reference
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General
Science and Mathematics » Popular Science » Essays

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Popular columnist and science writer Mary Roach selects the year's best science and nature writing.
"Synopsis" by , Edited by outrageously curious science writer Mary Roach, author ofStiff, Spook, Bonk, and Packing for Mars, this collection brings together the best and brightest writers onscience and nature.
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