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The Resource Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race, written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [and others]

Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race, written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [and others]

Label
Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race
Title
Earth (the book)
Title remainder
a visitor's guide to the human race
Statement of responsibility
written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [and others]
Title variation
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart presents
Title variation remainder
a visitors guide to the human race
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jon Stewart and the writers of The Daily Show embark on a mission to write a book that sums up the human race: What we looked like; what we accomplished; our achievements in society, government, religion, science and culture. Here is the definitive guide to our species--completely unburdened by objectivity, journalistic integrity, or even accuracy
Member of
Summary
Presents a humorous summation of the history of humanity and our achievements in society, government, religion, science, and culture
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
358624
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
817/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6231.H763
LC item number
S74 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a visitor's guide to the human race
Label
Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race, written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To our alien readers -- To our human readers -- Earth: everything you need to know about this gently-used, pre-owned planet -- Life: a comprehensive guide to things that can be killed -- Man: an introduction to the solar system's original "bad boys" -- The life cycle: we called this living -- Society: how we overcame our basic humanity for the greater good -- Commerce: you didn't have to be crazy to work here ... but it helped -- Religion: we were sure someone was in charge -- Science: discovering nature's majesty, and then fixing it -- Culture: the ultimate expression of our humanity, minus 10% commission -- Final scores -- Why we're not here -- What we left out
Control code
18212266
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 244 pages
Isbn
9780446579223
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010932067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn548641994
  • (OCoLC)548641994
Label
Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race, written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [and others]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
To our alien readers -- To our human readers -- Earth: everything you need to know about this gently-used, pre-owned planet -- Life: a comprehensive guide to things that can be killed -- Man: an introduction to the solar system's original "bad boys" -- The life cycle: we called this living -- Society: how we overcame our basic humanity for the greater good -- Commerce: you didn't have to be crazy to work here ... but it helped -- Religion: we were sure someone was in charge -- Science: discovering nature's majesty, and then fixing it -- Culture: the ultimate expression of our humanity, minus 10% commission -- Final scores -- Why we're not here -- What we left out
Control code
18212266
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 244 pages
Isbn
9780446579223
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010932067
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn548641994
  • (OCoLC)548641994

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