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The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world

Mann, Charles C. (author.).
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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 363.7 MAN (Text) 36626103893822 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 01/07/2019

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  • ISBN: 9780307961693
  • ISBN: 0307961699
  • Physical Description: print
    x, 616 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-584) and index.
Summary, etc.: Presents an incisive portrait of twentieth-century scientists Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped modern understandings about the environment and related public policies.
Subject: Vogt, William 1902-1968
Borlaug, Norman E. (Norman Ernest) 1914-2009
Environmental sciences History 20th century
Food security
Water security
Energy security
Climatic changes
Environmentalists United States Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
SCIENCE / Environmental Science (see also Chemistry
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