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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Crossroads of the natural world : exploring North Carolina with Tom Earnhardt /
Author Earnhardt, Tom.
Publisher University of North Carolina Press,
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 813300513
ISBN 9781469606996; 1469606992
Subjects Biodiversity--North Carolina. ; Natural history--North Carolina. ; NATURE--Regional. ; NATURE--Environmental Conservation & Protection.
Local Library Info
Library Local Subject Local Note
EKB Donated by the Cutting Edge Speaker Series.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  QH105.N8E27 2013 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/29/2017
Collation 314 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-308) and index.
Contents Notes
"In this richly illustrated love letter to the wild places and natural wonders of North Carolina, Tom Earnhardt, writer and host of UNC-TV's 'Exploring North Carolina' and lifelong conservationist, seamlessly ties deep geological time and forgotten species from our distant past to the unparalleled biodiversity of today. With varied topography and a climate that is simultaneously subtropical, temperate, and subarctic, he shows that North Carolina is a meeting place for living things more commonly found far to the north and south. Highlighting the ways in which the state is a unique ecological crossroads, Earnhardt's research, insightful writing, and stunning photography will both teach and inspire"--