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Folger, Tim

Overview
Works: 30 works in 46 publications in 2 languages and 4,060 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Essays  Literature 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: Q1, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tim Folger
The best American science and nature writing 2011( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of the year's best essays written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature
The best American science and nature writing 2013( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature
The best American science and nature writing 2010( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the publisher. The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of periodicals. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected -- and most popular -- of its kind
The best American science and nature writing 2012( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents fictional and non-fictional stories written by American authors that discuss topics in science and nature
The best American science and nature writing 2009( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Wendell Berry, Douglas Fox, Adam Frank, Nicholas Carr, Chris Carroll, Sue Halpern, Walter Isaacson, Frederick Kaufman, Virginia Morell, John Broome
The best American science and nature writing 2007 by Richard Preston( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Richard Preston selects works of science and nature writing as the best of 2006, including pieces by James Gleick, Neil deGrasse Tyson, John Horgan, William Langewiesche, and Heather Pringle
The best American science and nature writing, 2005( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This year's selections in The Best American Science and Nature Writing take on an array of topics that matter, all united by passionate writing. Natalie Angier defends agnosticism in a year dominated by discussions of faith, and Jenny Everett writes about the "invisible but intense" process of human growth, her little brother, and the newly approved drug Humatrope. Oliver Sacks explores the realms of consciousness, Frederick Crews traces the staying power of the Rorschach personality test, and William Speed Weed casts a gimlet eye on the wash of science claims encountered by a single man in a single day."--Jacket
The best American science and nature writing, 2006( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest anthology of the finest nature and science writing is edited by the author of The Elegant Universe and features an eclectic array of works by notable authors--including John Horgan, Daniel Dennett, Dennis Overbye, and others--on everything from the mysteries of genetics to the latest advances in human intelligence
The best American science and nature writing 2015 by Rebecca Skloot( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 275 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, 2004( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2004, is the best and newest on science and nature: the psychology of suicide terrorism, desperate measures in surgery, the weird world of octopuses, Sex Week at Yale, the linguistics of click languages, the worst news about cloning, and much more."--Jacket
The best American science and nature writing 2017 by Hope Jahren( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of nature and science essays published in American periodicals in the previous year, including works by such authors as Sarah Everts, Nathaniel Rich, and Kathryn Joyce
The best American science and nature writing, 2002( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nature and science based essays by such authors as Malcolm Gladwell, Joy Williams, Barbara Ehrenreich, and Dennis Overbye
The best American science and nature writing, 2003( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nature and science based essays
The best American science and nature writing 2018 by Sam Kean( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is one of the most exciting times in the history of science," New York Times-bestselling author Sam Kean proclaims in his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018. "Things aren't perfect by any means. But there are more scientists making more discoveries in more places about more things than ever before." The twenty-six pieces assembled here chart the full spectrum of those discoveries. From the outer reaches of space, to the mysteries of the human mind, to the changing culture in labs and universities across the nation, we see time and again the sometimes rocky, sometimes revelatory road to understanding, and along the way catch a glimpse of all that's left to learn
The best American science and nature writing 2016 by Amy Stewart( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best-selling author Amy Stewart edits this year's volume of the finest science and nature writing
The best American science and nature writing 2012( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American Series & reg; First, Best, and Best-Selling The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country's finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume's series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best twenty or so pieces to publish. This unique system has made the Best American series the most respected - and most popular - of its kind. The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2012 includes JEROME GROOPMAN, SY MONTGOMERY, MICHAEL BEHAR, DEBORAH BLUM, THOMAS GOETZ, DAVID EAGLEMAN, RIVKA GALCHEN, DAVID KIRBY, and others
En Arctique, pour sauver la dernière banquise by Tim Folger( )

1 edition published in 2018 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follement loin... by Tim Folger( )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follement loin... jusqu'aux étoiles. Mais sommes-nous équipés pour aller si loin ?
Le calme avant la vague by Tim Folger( )

1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presque tous les ans, un tsunami frappe les côtes des océans Pacifique et Indien. Quand et où déferlera le prochain
La montée des eaux by Tim Folger( )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La hausse du niveau des mers touchera tous les continents. Désormais inévitable, ce phénomène coûtera cher - surtout si nous ne nous y préparons pas. Les villes côtières se tournent vers l'exemple des Pays-Bas pour se protéger. (Table des matières)
 
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Languages
English (32)

French (4)