Naming nature: the clash between instinct and science

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W.W. Norton,
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c2009.
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English
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Finalist for the 2009 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Science and Technology: the surprising, untold story about the poetic and deeply human (cognitive) capacity to name the natural world.
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9780393061970
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