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The vertical farm : [feeding the world in the 21st century]

Author: Dickson D Despommier; Sean Runnette; Tantor Media.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Media, ℗2010.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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When Columbia professor Dickson Despommier set out to solve America's food, water, and energy crises, he didn't just think big, he thought up. Despommier's stroke of genius, the vertical farm, has excited scientists, architects, and politicians around the globe. These farms, grown inside skyscrapers, would provide solutions to many of the serious problems the world is facing.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Non-Fiction
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dickson D Despommier; Sean Runnette; Tantor Media.
ISBN: 9781400118298 1400118298
OCLC Number: 656545887
Notes: Compact discs.
Subtitle from container.
Duration: 6:30:00.
Performer(s): Read by Sean Runnette.
Description: 5 audio discs (6.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Dickson Despommier ; foreword by Majora Carter.

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When Columbia professor Dickson Despommier set out to solve America's food, water, and energy crises, he didn't just think big, he thought up. Despommier's stroke of genius, the vertical farm, has excited scientists, architects, and politicians around the globe. These farms, grown inside skyscrapers, would provide solutions to many of the serious problems the world is facing.

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