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On the origin of tepees : why some ideas spread while others go extinct

Author: Jonnie Hughes
Publisher: Richmond : Oneworld, 2012.
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Adopting the part of a cultural Darwin, acclaimed filmmaker and BBC producer Jonnie Hughes heads off to the exotic American Midwest to observe the natural history of ideas.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonnie Hughes
ISBN: 9781851689439 1851689435
OCLC Number: 782998215
Description: ix, 302 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jonnie Hughes.

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"On the Origin of Tepees" is not your usual sort of book. Jonnie Hughes, a British TV and radio science guy, is like a carnival barker on serious weed. He is like Carl Sagan without segues, Jacques Read more...

 
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