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Concrete Jungle: A Pop Media Investigation of Death and Survival in Urban Ecosystems

Popular Science

Edited By: Mark Dion and Alexis Rockman

224 pages, B/w photos, illus

Airlift Book Company

Paperback | Sep 1998 | #71888 | ISBN: 0965104222
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About this book

Approaches the intersection of urban living and nature in a contemporary fashion with dark-edged humour and complexity. An eclectic assortment of essays includes topics such as how forensic pathologists read the decomposition of the human body for criminological clues; case studies of urban animals and alien invaders, and the history and future of natural history museums and zoos.


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