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  • The Zookeeper's Wife

    The Zookeeper's Wife
    av Diane Ackerman

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755365036

    Now a major motion picture, starring Jessica Chastain and Daniel Bruhl, based on a remarkable true story of bravery and sanctuary during World War II - out in Spring 2017. When Germany invades Poland, Luftwaffe bombers devastate Warsaw and the city'…

  • An Alchemy of Mind: The Marvel and Mystery of the Brain

    An Alchemy of Mind: The Marvel and Mystery of the Brain
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780743246743

    The author of A Natural History of the Senses celebrates the fantasia of the human brain, lending a woman's perspective to neuroscience while reporting on the latest discoveries, the nature of consciousness, language development, and more. Reprint.…

  • A Natural History of the Senses

    A Natural History of the Senses
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679735663

    Diane Ackerman's lusciously written grand tour of the realm of the senses includes conversations with an iceberg in Antarctica and a professional nose in New York, along with dissertations on kisses and tattoos, sadistic cuisine and the music played…

  • The Zookeeper's Wife

    The Zookeeper's Wife
    av Diane Ackerman

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393061727

    The true story of how the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw--and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonin…

  • The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story

    The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393354256

    1939: the Germans have invaded Poland. The keepers of the Warsaw zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, survive the bombardment of the city, only to see the occupiers ruthlessly kill many of their animals. The Nazis then carry off the prized specimens to B…

  • The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story

    The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393333060

    After their zoo was bombed, Polish zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski managed to save over three hundred people from the Nazis by hiding refugees in the empty animal cages. With animal names for these "guests," and human names for the animals, it'…

  • A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis

    A Slender Thread: Rediscovering Hope at the Heart of Crisis
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679771333

    his astonishing book by the prizewinning, bestselling author of A Natural History of the Senses reveals Ackerman's parallel lives as an observer of the wildlife in her garden and as a telephone crisis counselor. "(Ackerman) brings a luminous and ill…

  • Zookeeper's Wife

    Zookeeper's Wife
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781905847723

    A Forgotten Tale of Wartime Survival and Resistance. When Germany invaded Poland the bombers devastated Warsaw - and the city's zoo along with it. With most of the animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski - both Christians - allowed Jews t…

  • Die Frau des Zoodirektors

    Die Frau des Zoodirektors
    av Diane Ackerman

    Inbunden - 2016 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783453270824

  • Dawn Light

    Dawn Light
    av Diane Ackerman

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393338751

    In an eye-opening sequence of personal meditations through the cycle of seasons, a celebrated storyteller-poet-naturalist awakens us to the world at dawn. Diane Ackerman draws from sources as diverse as meteorology, world religion, etymology, art hi…

  • One Hundred Names for Love

    One Hundred Names for Love
    av Diane Ackerman

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393072419

    Everyone who cherishes the gift of language will cherish Diane Ackerman's narrative masterpiece, an exquisitely written love story and medical miracle story, one that combines science, inspiration, wisdom and heart. One day Ackerman's husband, Paul…

  • The Human Age

    The Human Age
    av Diane Ackerman

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393240740

    Ackerman is justly celebrated for her unique insight into the natural world and our place in it. In this landmark book, she confronts the unprecedented reality that one prodigiously intelligent and meddlesome creature, Homo sapiens, is now the domin…

  • The Human Age

    The Human Age
    av Diane Ackerman

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755365012

    'Our relationship with nature has changed . . . radically, irreversibly, but by no means all for the bad. Our new epoch is laced with invention. Our mistakes are legion, but our talent is immeasurable.' In The Human Age award-winning nature writer D…

  • The Human Age

    The Human Age
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780755364992

  • The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us

    The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393351644

    With her celebrated blend of scientific insight, clarity, and curiosity, Diane Ackerman explores our human capacity both for destruction and for invention as we shape the future of the planet Earth. Ackerman takes us to the mind-expanding frontiers…

  • Cultivating Delight: A Natural History of My Garden

    Cultivating Delight: A Natural History of My Garden
    av Diane Ackerman

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060505363

    The author takes readers deep into her own garden, mixing science with lyrical writing to offer a sensory celebration of her encounter with the natural world.

  • One Hundred Names for Love

    One Hundred Names for Love
    av Diane Ackerman

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393341744

    Everyone who cherishes the gift of language will cherish Diane Ackerman's narrative masterpiece, an exquisitely written love story and medical miracle story, one that combines science, inspiration, wisdom and heart. One day Ackerman's husband, Paul…