University of Alaska PRESS

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6 x 9, x + 226 pages, maps, illustrations, b&w photos

Format: cloth

Price: $18.00

1990

Enjoying a Life in Science

The Autobiography of P. F. Scholander

by Scholander, P. F.



If you think science is stuffy and dull, take a lesson from Pete Scholander. His life-long fascination with understanding nature led to adventures and misadventures, many of which he relates here in his autobiography. This entertaining book portrays the pursuit of science as a continuing adventure that many times provided Scholander with an excuse for mischief and fun. Enjoying a Life in Science also illustrates how much Scholander contributed to the present-day understanding of many natural processes.

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