In Search of Nature

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In Search of Nature

Recasting Disaster Policy and Planning

By Edward Osborne Wilson; Laura S. Southworth (Illustrator)

Island Press, Paperback, 9781559632164, 224pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1997

"The writing of this Pulitzer Prize-winning zoologist is exquisite, crystalline, precise, and eminently readable; this is nature writing at its best".--"Library Journal". "This book is a gem, one of light, hope, and wonder that makes a provocative argument for who we are and where we must go".--"The Boston Globe". Edward O. Wilson is Pellegrino University Professor and curator in entomology at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University. Illustrations.

About the Author
Edward O. Wilson, one of the world's preeminent biologists, is the author of more than twenty-five books, including "Sociobiology", the Pulitzer Prize-winning "The Ants", and the best-selling novel "Anthill". A professor emeritus at Harvard University, he lives in Lexington, Massachusetts.