The Resource An appetite for wonder : the making of a scientist : a memoir, Richard Dawkins

An appetite for wonder : the making of a scientist : a memoir, Richard Dawkins

Label
An appetite for wonder : the making of a scientist : a memoir
Title
An appetite for wonder
Title remainder
the making of a scientist : a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Richard Dawkins
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Famous for his radical new vision of Darwinism, Richard Dawkins paints a colorful, richly textured canvas of his early life from innocent child to charismatic world-famous scientist
Summary
Famous for his radical new vision of Darwinism, Richard Dawkins paints a colorful, richly textured canvas of his early life from innocent child to charismatic world-famous scientist
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10220654
Cataloging source
UPZ
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dawkins, Richard
Dewey number
  • 570/.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Dawkins, Richard
  • Biologists
  • Ethologists
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Allied Health Personnel
  • Biological Evolution
  • Ethology
  • United Kingdom
  • Biologists
  • Ethologists
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Great Britain
  • Evolutionstheorie
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of a scientist
Label
An appetite for wonder : the making of a scientist : a memoir, Richard Dawkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Contents
Genes and pith helmets -- Camp followers in Kenya -- The land of the lake -- Eagle in the mountains -- Farewell to Africa -- Under Salisbury's spire -- 'And your English summer's done' -- The spire by the Nene -- Dreaming spires -- Learning the trade -- West Coast dreamtime -- Computer fix -- The grammar of behaviour -- The immortal gene -- Looking back down the path
Control code
ocn854564776
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
308 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062225795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)854564776
Label
An appetite for wonder : the making of a scientist : a memoir, Richard Dawkins
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdamedia
Contents
Genes and pith helmets -- Camp followers in Kenya -- The land of the lake -- Eagle in the mountains -- Farewell to Africa -- Under Salisbury's spire -- 'And your English summer's done' -- The spire by the Nene -- Dreaming spires -- Learning the trade -- West Coast dreamtime -- Computer fix -- The grammar of behaviour -- The immortal gene -- Looking back down the path
Control code
ocn854564776
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
308 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062225795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)854564776

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