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Bilger, Burkhard

Overview
Works: 21 works in 39 publications in 2 languages and 2,193 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Popular works  Biography  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Science television programs  Essays  Case studies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Q1, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Burkhard Bilger
Noodling for flatheads by Burkhard Bilger( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and German and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They are reminders, ultimately, that American culture isn't as predictable as it seems - that the weeds growing between its cracks are its most vital signs of life." "In these essays, Burkhard Bilger explores the history and practice of eight such clandestine worlds."--Jacket
Global warming by Burkhard Bilger( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the phenomenon of global warming, discussing the greenhouse effect in its positive, life-giving configuration, and again as this mechanism is knocked out of balance by increased levels of carbon gases
The best American science and nature writing 2000( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nature and science based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes
Space men( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an August morning in 1960, Air Force Captain Joseph Kittinger stepped out of a helium balloon twenty miles above Earth, hurtling down at over 400 miles per hour. The little-known story of the men whose scientific experiments laid critical groundwork for NASA's manned space program, a decade before President Kennedy committed the nation to sending a man to the moon
The best American science and nature writing 2015 by Rebecca(editor) Skloot( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of nature and science essays published in American periodicals in 2014
The best American science and nature writing 2001( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moonshine, monster catfish and other southern comforts : travels in the American south by Burkhard Bilger( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental awareness : case studies( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case studies in this book deal with issues that hinge upon the wise use and protection of Earth's environment. You are well aware of how important decisions about environmental issues can be. You also may be aware of just how "complicated" those decisions can be. Taking an educated position on environmental issues requires getting the facts, evaluating what you are being told, and thinking critically about all points of view. [This book is] designed to help you dig deeper into areas of environmental concern. The features in each case study should help you analyze the problems and decide on possible solutions.-Becoming environmentally aware
Best American science and nature writing 2000 / edited and with an introduction by David Quammen ; Burkhard Bilger, series editor by Burkhard Bilger( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space men : they were the first to brave the unknown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On an August morning in 1960, Air Force Captain Joseph Kittinger stepped out of a helium balloon twenty miles above Earth, hurtling down at over 400 miles per hour. The little-known story of the men whose scientific experiments laid critical groundwork for NASA's manned space program, a decade before President Kennedy committed the nation to sending a man to the moon
True grits : in Charleston, a quest to revive authentic Southern cooking by Burkhard Bilger( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Profiles Sean Brock, chef at McCrady's and Husk restaurants in Charleston, S.C., and David Shields, professor of Southern letters at the University of South Carolina, and their efforts to revive Southern cooking traditions by emphasizing locally grown ingredients and reintroducing heirloom crops and breeds of pork
The last Black classicist by Burkhard Bilger( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Something in the water by Gloria Dyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Global warming by Burkhard Bilger( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the phenomenon of global warming, discussing the greenhouse effect in its positive, life-giving configuration, and again as this mechanism is knocked out of balance by increased levels of carbon gases
The sporting scene : Twin peaks by Burkhard Bilger( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the kitchen the egg men how breakfast gets served at the flamings hotel in Las Vegas by Burkhard Bilger( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rain forests under siege by Gloria Dyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The best American science and nature writing by David Quammen( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes
FATHERLAND by BURKHARD BILGER( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The best American science writing, 2011( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents essays on animals, the universe, physics, flowers, and other topics
 
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Noodling for flatheads
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Global warmingThe best American science and nature writing 2000The best American science and nature writing 2001Moonshine, monster catfish and other southern comforts : travels in the American southThe best American science writing, 2011
Languages
English (36)

German (2)