The Best American Science and Nature Writing, 2011

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The Best American Science and Nature Writing, 2011
The Best American Series®
First, Best, and Best-Selling

The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume’s series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected—and most popular—of its kind.

The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2011 includes
Atul Gawande, Jonathan Franzen, Deborah Blum, Malcolm Gladwell, Oliver Sacks, Jon Mooallem,
Jon Cohen, Luke Dittrich, and others

Popular columnist and science writer Mary Roach selects the year's best science and nature writing.

Baker & Taylor
Presents a collection of the year's best essays written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature.

& Taylor

The best-selling author of Packing for Mars edits a collection of the year's finest science and nature writing. Original.

Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcout, c2011
ISBN: 9780547350639
Branch Call Number: 500 B
Characteristics: xx, 361 p. ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Roach, Mary Editor
Folger, Tim Editor


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