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Author Cousteau, Jacques. 1910-1997

Title The human, the orchid, and the octopus [sound recording] : exploring and conserving our natural world / Jacques Cousteau and Susan Schiefelbein ; [foreword by Bill McKibben].

Imprint [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Audio, p2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Audiobook CD    333.9516 COU    Available
Description 2 sound discs (ca. 13 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 130000
Note Unabridged.
Performer Read by Stephen Hoye.
Summary Cousteau describes his philosophy about protecting our world for future generations. Weaving stories of his adventures throughout, he and collaborator Susan Schiefelbein address the risks we take with human health, the overfishing and sacking of the world's oceans, the hazards of nuclear proliferation, and the environmental responsibility of scientists, politicians, and people of faith. Cousteau's lyrical, passionate call for action is even more relevant today than when this book was completed in 1996.
System Details Compact discs, MP3 format.
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software.
Subject Cousteau, Jacques. 1910-1997
Oceanographers -- France -- Biography.
Nature conservation.
Wildlife conservation.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on.
Ocean.
Genre/Form Audiobooks
Added Author Schiefelbein, Susan.
Hoye, Stephen. Narrator.
ISBN 9781400156085
1400156084

 
    
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