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The Control of Nature
Exact title of book
The Control of Nature
Book author
John McPhee
ISBN
9780374522599
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Published
Sep 01, 1990
Language
English
Format
PDF, FB2, EPUB, MOBI
Pages
272
File size (in PDF)
2448 kB

Some brief overview of book

The Control of Nature is John McPhees bestselling account of places where people are locked in combat with nature. Taking us deep into these contested territories, McPhee details the strageties and tactics through which people attempt to control nature. Most striking is his depiction of the main contestants nature in complex and awesome guises, and those attempting to wrest control from her - stubborn, sometimes foolhardy, more often ingenious, and always arresting characters.

McPhees bestselling account of places where people are locked into contested territories, The Control of Nature examines in detail the strategies and tactics through which people attmept to control their natural surroundings.

About book author

McPhee was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and was educated at Princeton University and Cambridge University. His writing career began at Time magazine and led to his long association with The New Yorker, where he has been a staff writer since 1965. Also in 1965, he published his first book, A Sense of Where You Are, with Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and in the years since, he has written nearly 30 books, including Oranges (1967), Coming into the Country (1977), The Founding Fish (2002), Unbestselling account of places where people are locked into contested territories, The Control of Nature examines in detail the strategies and tactics through which people attmept to control their natural surroundings.

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