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The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world / Charles C. Mann.

Mann, Charles C. (author.).

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 363.7 MAN (Text) 36626103893822 2nd Floor New Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307961693
  • ISBN: 0307961699
  • Physical Description: 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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