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The Resource Mother Nature is trying to kill you : a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world, Dan Riskin, PhD

Mother Nature is trying to kill you : a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world, Dan Riskin, PhD

Label
Mother Nature is trying to kill you : a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world
Title
Mother Nature is trying to kill you
Title remainder
a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world
Statement of responsibility
Dan Riskin, PhD
Title variation
Nature is trying to kill you
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using the seven deadly sins as a road map, Riskin (host of the Animal Planet series Monsters Inside Me) offers dozens of jaw-dropping examples that illuminate how brutal nature can truly be and shows ways this deadly world has shaped us as humans and what our responsibilities are to this terrible, wonderful planet we call home
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Monsters inside me (Television program)
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Riskin, Dan
Dewey number
591.5/3
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QL758
  • QL758
LC item number
  • .R57 2014
  • .R57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Predation (Biology)
  • Predatory animals
  • Predatory insects
  • Parasites
  • Nature
Label
Mother Nature is trying to kill you : a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world, Dan Riskin, PhD
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-252) and index
Contents
Greed: lions don't kill zebras, zebras kill zebras -- Lust: meat robots screwing one another... over -- Sloth: just another day in parasite paradise -- Gluttony: eat and be eaten -- Envy: of thieves and sneaker males -- Wrath: venoms and extinctions -- Pride: rise up, meat robots
Control code
sky257698559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 260 pages
Isbn
9781476707549
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032852
Label
Mother Nature is trying to kill you : a lively tour through the dark side of the natural world, Dan Riskin, PhD
Publication
Note
"A Touchstone Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-252) and index
Contents
Greed: lions don't kill zebras, zebras kill zebras -- Lust: meat robots screwing one another... over -- Sloth: just another day in parasite paradise -- Gluttony: eat and be eaten -- Envy: of thieves and sneaker males -- Wrath: venoms and extinctions -- Pride: rise up, meat robots
Control code
sky257698559
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Touchstone hardcover edition.
Extent
vii, 260 pages
Isbn
9781476707549
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013032852

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