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

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

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 ... [et al.]
Title variation
Daily Show with Jon Stewart presents Earth (the book)
Title variation remainder
a visitor's guide to the human race
Creator
Contributor
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
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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/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6231.H763
LC item number
S74 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
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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 ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn548641994
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 244 p.
Isbn
9780446579223
Lccn
2010932067
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)548641994
Label
Earth (the book) : a visitor's guide to the human race, written and edited by Jon Stewart ... [et al.]
Publication
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
ocn548641994
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 244 p.
Isbn
9780446579223
Lccn
2010932067
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)548641994

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