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Field Notes from a Catastrophe

Man, Nature, and Climate Change

Field Notes from a Catastrophe( )
Author: Kolbert, Elizabeth
ISBN:978-1-59691-130-7
Publication Date:Dec 2006
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing USA
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

A new edition of the book that launched Elizabeth Kolbert's career as an environmental writer--updated with three new chapters and timed to publish with the paperback of her bestselling The Sixth Extinction.     Elizabeth Kolbert's environmental classic Field Notes from a Catastrophe first developed out of a groundbreaking, National Magazine Award-winning three-part series in The New Yorker. She expanded it into a still-concise yet richly researched...
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Book Details
Pages:240
Detailed Subjects: Science / Global Warming & Climate Change
Science / Environmental Science
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.8 x 8.2 x 0.655 Inches
Book Weight:0.812 Pounds
Author Biography
Kolbert, Elizabeth (Author)
Elizabeth Kolbert is a staff writer for The New Yorker. Her series on global warming, The Climate of Man, won the American Association for the Advancement of Science's magazine writing award and a National Academies communications award. She is a two-time National Magazine Award winner. She has written several books including Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change and The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History, which won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Nonfiction.

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