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The Control of Nature
NY, Farrar Straus, (1989). Three long essays linked by their each reflecting some aspect of man's struggle to control nature. Winner of the John Burroughs Medal. Inscribed by the author in 2013. An early entry in the contemporary "Man vs. Nature" category, from a time when it seems nature was just getting warmed up. Fine in a fine dust jacket. [#034741] SOLD

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