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Apocalyptic Planet - a book by Childs, Craig

Apocalyptic Planet

Field Guide to the Future of the Earth

Apocalyptic Planet( )
Author: Childs, Craig
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.95
Book Description:

2013 Orion Book Award Winner 2013 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award Winner Ours is not a stable planet. It is prone to sudden, violent natural disasters and extremes of climate. In this exhilarating exploration of our globe, Craig Childs goes to where the apocalypse can be seen now. From the driest deserts of Chile, through the genetic wasteland of central Iowa, to the site of the drowned land bridge of the Bering Sea, he uncovers cataclysms that...
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Detailed Subjects: Nature / Natural Disasters
Science / Global Warming & Climate Change
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.3 x 8 x 0.8 Inches
Book Weight:0.57 Pounds
Author Biography
Childs, Craig (Author)
Craig Childs is a river guide, a field instructor in natural history, an adventurer, & a writer. His other books include "Crossing Paths: Uncommon Encounters with Animals in the Wild" (Sasquatch). He camps in the backcountry of the American West at least nine months of the year, usually living in the back of his truck, out of a river vessel, or from his backpack. He hasn't had a phone in ten years.


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