Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | March 17, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Peter Stark: The Powells.com Interview



Peter StarkIt's hard to believe that 200 years ago, the Pacific Northwest was one of the most remote and isolated regions in the world. In 1810, four years... Continue »
  1. $19.59 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.50
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside - Bldg. 2 Science Reference- General
1 Local Warehouse Science Reference- General

The Best American Science Writing (Best American Science Writing)

by

The Best American Science Writing (Best American Science Writing) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Edited by Sylvia Nasar, bestselling author of A Beautiful Mind and former economics correspondent for the New York Times, The Best American Science Writing 2008 brings together the premiere science writing of the year. Distinguished by the foremost voices and publications—among them Pulitzer Prize-winner Amy Harmon, Nobel Prize-winner Al Gore, and award-winning and bestselling author Oliver Sacks—this anthology is a comprehensive overview of our most advanced and most relevant scientific inquiries.

Synopsis:

Edited by outrageously curious science writer Mary Roach, author of Stiff, Spook, Bonk,andPacking for Mars,this collection brings together the best and brightest writers on science and nature.

About the Author

Sylvia Nasar is the author of A Beautiful Mind. A former economics correspondent for the New York Times, she is the Knight Professor of Journalism at Columbia University.

Jesse Cohen is a writer and freelance editor. He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061340413
Author:
Nasar, Sylvia
Publisher:
Harper Perennial
Editor:
Cohen, Jesse
Author:
Cohen, Jesse
Author:
Roach, Mary
Author:
by Sylvia Nasar and Jesse Cohen
Author:
Folger, Tim
Subject:
General
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Technical Writing
Subject:
General science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Best American Science Writing
Publication Date:
20080909
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

Other books you might like

  1. The Best American Science and Nature... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  2. The Oxford Book of Modern Science... Used Trade Paper $12.95
  3. Magnificent Mind at Any Age: Natural... Used Hardcover $8.95
  4. Kafka on the Shore
    New Mass Market $9.58
  5. Aranzi Aronzo Cute Dolls Used Miscellaneous $9.95
  6. The Cow That Laid an Egg
    New Hardcover $16.99

Related Subjects


Fiction and Poetry » Anthologies » General
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Reference » Science Reference » General

The Best American Science Writing (Best American Science Writing) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.50 In Stock
Product details 336 pages Harper Perennial - English 9780061340413 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Edited by outrageously curious science writer Mary Roach, author of Stiff, Spook, Bonk,andPacking for Mars,this collection brings together the best and brightest writers on science and nature.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.