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The star thrower / Loren C. Eiseley ; introduction by W.H. Auden.


New York : Times Books, [1978] .
ISBN 9780812907469, 0812907469

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Subjects Natural history.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Nature.
Description 319 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1978]
©1978
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Introduction : Concerning the unpredictable -- The judgement of the birds -- The long loneliness -- Man the firemaker -- The innocent fox -- How flowers changed the world -- The ghostly guardian -- The bird and the machine -- The fire apes -- Easter : the isle of faces -- The dance of the frogs -- The hidden teacher -- The fifth planet -- The last Neanderthal -- The spider -- Tasting the mountain spring -- Things will go -- Leaving September -- Nocturne in silver -- Winter sign -- October has the heart -- Dusk interval -- Let the red fox run -- The fishers -- The star thrower -- Science and the sense of the holy -- The winter of man -- Man against the universe -- Thoreau's vision of the natural world -- Walden : Thoreau's unfinished business -- The lethal factor -- The illusion of the two cultures -- How natural is "natural"? -- The inner galaxy.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3607582
(OCoLC)ocm03607582
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WorldCat Identities Eiseley, Loren C., 1907-1977.
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