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Why We Are Here Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City

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ISBN-10: 0871404702

ISBN-13: 9780871404701

Edition: 2012

Authors: Edward O. Wilson, Alex Harris

List price: $39.95
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Entranced by Edward O. Wilson’s mesmerizing evocation of his Southern childhood in The Naturalist and Anthill, Alex Harris approached the scientist about collaborating on a book about Wilson’s native world of Mobile, Alabama. Perceiving that Mobile was a city small enough to be captured through a lens yet old enough to have experienced a full epic cycle of tragedy and rebirth, the photographer and the naturalist joined forces to capture the rhythms of this storied Alabama Gulf region through a swirling tango of lyrical words and breathtaking images. With Wilson tracing his family’s history from the Civil War through the Depression—when mule-driven wagons still clogged the roads—to Mobile’s…    
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Book details

List price: $39.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation
Publication date: 10/8/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 240
Size: 10.75" wide x 9.69" long x 1.07" tall
Weight: 3.432
Language: English

He was born in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1929. He is currently Pellegrino University Research Professor & Honorary Curator in Entomology of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard. He is on the Board of Directors of the Nature Conservancy, Conservation International & the American Museum of Natural History. He lives in Lexington, Massachusetts.

Alex Harris is an award winning web designer, best selling author and founder of Alex is the host of the top ranked podcast, PPC Hero named him the "#4 Top Influential Conversion Rate Optimization Expert of 2014", and his latest book, Boost Ecommerce Sales & Make More Money, became an Amazon #1 Best Seller. Since 2000, he has created over one hundred e-commerce stores, thousands of different landing pages and over 7,000 different A/B tests. With 15 years of experience, Alex is passionate about helping small businesses grow. While many web designers only focus on great-looking websites, Alex focuses on helping websites increase their online sales…