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The Resource The human, the orchid, and the octopus : exploring and conserving our natural world, Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein

The human, the orchid, and the octopus : exploring and conserving our natural world, Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein

Label
The human, the orchid, and the octopus : exploring and conserving our natural world
Title
The human, the orchid, and the octopus
Title remainder
exploring and conserving our natural world
Statement of responsibility
Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cousteau, Jacques
Dewey number
333.95/16
Index
no index present
LC call number
GC30.C68
LC item number
A3 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schiefelbein, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cousteau, Jacques
  • Oceanographers
  • Nature conservation
  • Nature
Label
The human, the orchid, and the octopus : exploring and conserving our natural world, Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-305)
Contents
The drive to explore -- Personal risk -- Public risk -- Irreplaceable water, irreplaceable air -- The Holy Scriptures and the environment -- Saccage -- Catch as catch can -- Science and human values -- The hot peace: nuclear weapons and nuclear energy -- Life in a billion years -- The miracle of life: the human, the orchid, and the octopus -- Epilogue: An update since the writing of this book
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xi, 305 p.
Isbn
9781596914179
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018824
System control number
  • ocn124036320
  • (OCoLC)124036320
  • 717784
Label
The human, the orchid, and the octopus : exploring and conserving our natural world, Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-305)
Contents
The drive to explore -- Personal risk -- Public risk -- Irreplaceable water, irreplaceable air -- The Holy Scriptures and the environment -- Saccage -- Catch as catch can -- Science and human values -- The hot peace: nuclear weapons and nuclear energy -- Life in a billion years -- The miracle of life: the human, the orchid, and the octopus -- Epilogue: An update since the writing of this book
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xi, 305 p.
Isbn
9781596914179
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007018824
System control number
  • ocn124036320
  • (OCoLC)124036320
  • 717784

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