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

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

Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world
Title
The wizard and the prophet
Title remainder
two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world
Statement of responsibility
by Charles C. Mann
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charles C. Mann delivers an incisive portrait of the two little-known twentieth-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped the ideas about the environment, laying the groundwork for how people in the twenty-first century will choose to live in tomorrow's world
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Mann, Charles C
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
GE56.V64
LC item number
M36 2018ab
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bronson Pinchot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinchot, Bronson
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vogt, William
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Borlaug, Norman E.
  • Vogt, William
  • Environmental sciences
  • Food security
  • Water security
  • Energy security
  • Climatic changes
  • Environmentalists
  • Climatic changes
  • Energy security
  • Environmental sciences
  • Environmentalists
  • Food security
  • Water security
  • United States
  • Environmentalists
  • Environmental sciences
  • Food supply
  • Energy conservation
  • Water resources development
  • Climate change
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Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world, by Charles C. Mann
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Publication
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  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One law -- State of the species -- Two men -- The prophet -- The wizard -- Four elements -- Earth: food -- Water: freshwater -- Fire: energy -- Air: climate change -- Two men -- The prophet -- The wizard -- One future -- The edge of the petri dish
Control code
ocn983821911
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 audio discs (19 hr.)
Governing access note
Restricted to PRINT DISABLED Patrons
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449806388
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780449015582
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PRHA 3877
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)983821911
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The wizard and the prophet : two remarkable scientists and their dueling visions to shape tomorrow's world, by Charles C. Mann
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One law -- State of the species -- Two men -- The prophet -- The wizard -- Four elements -- Earth: food -- Water: freshwater -- Fire: energy -- Air: climate change -- Two men -- The prophet -- The wizard -- One future -- The edge of the petri dish
Control code
ocn983821911
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 audio discs (19 hr.)
Governing access note
Restricted to PRINT DISABLED Patrons
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780449806388
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780449015582
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
PRHA 3877
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)983821911
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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