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Author Bogard, Paul, 1966- author.

Title The ground beneath us : from the oldest cities to the last wilderness, what dirt tells us about who we are / Paul Bogard.

Publication Info. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    631.4 BOG    Available
Edition First edition.
Description ix, 307 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-297) and index.
Contents Paved and hallowed. Manhattan ; Mexico City ; London ; Northern Virginia ; Gettysburg -- Farmed and wild. Bishopstone ; Soil ; Ames ; Grass ; The sandhills -- Hell and sacred. Appalachia ; Treblinka ; Alaska ; The Sierra Nevada ; Home.
Subject Soil science.
Soil and civilization.
Earth sciences.
ISBN 9780316342261

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