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Charles C. Mann (born 1955) is an American journalist and author, specializing in scientific topics. In 2006 his book 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus won the National Academies Communication Award for best book of the year. He is the co-author of four books, and contributing editor for Science, The Atlantic Monthly, and Wired. Biography Mann was born in 1955 and graduated from Amherst College in 1976. Mann has written for Fortune, The New York Times, Smithsonian, Technology Review, Vanity Fair, and The Washington Post. In 2005 he wrote 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, followed in 2011 by 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created. He served as a judge for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award in 2012. He has also written for the TV series Law & Order.He is a three-time National Magazine Award finalist and a recipient of writing awards from the American Bar Association, the American Institute of Physics, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and the Lannan Foundation. He lives in Amherst, Massachusetts with his wife and children.In 2018, Mann published The Wizard and the Prophet, which details two competing theories about the future of agriculture, population, and the environment. The titular "wizard" Mann refers to is Norman Borlaug, the Nobel Peace Prize winner credited with developing the Green Revolution and saving one billion people from starvation. Mann refers to William Vogt, an early proponent of population control, as the "prophet". Bibliography Books written or co-written by Mann (with Robert P. Crease) The Second Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Twentieth-Century Physics, 1st ed., New York: Macmillan, 1986; rev. ed., New Brunswick, NJ:Rutgers University Press, 1996 (with Mark L. Plummer) The Aspirin Wars: Money, Medicine, and 100 Years of Rampant Competition, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991 (With Mark L. Plummer) Noah’s Choice: The Future of Endangered Species, 1995 (With David H. Freedman) @ Large: The Strange Case of the World's Biggest Internet Invasion, 1997 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created, Knopf, 2011 1493 for Young People: From Columbus's Voyage to Globalization, Seven Stories Press, 2015. Mann, Charles C. (January 2018). The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World. New York: Knopf. ISBN 978-0-307-96169-3.Selected articles by Mann — (September 2008). "Our Good Earth: The Future Rests on the Soil Beneath Our Feet; Can We Save It?". National Geographic. pp. 80–107. — (June 2011). "The Birth of Religion". National Geographic. pp. 34–59. — (November 2012). "State of the Species: Does Success Spell Doom for Homo sapiens?". Orion. — (January 2018). "The Book That Incited a Worldwide Fear of Overpopulation". Smithsonian. — (March 2018). "How Will We Feed the New Global Middle Class?". The Atlantic. Vol. 321, no. 2. Illustrated by Ulises Fariñas. pp. 52–61.Reviews of books by Mann Gross, Terry; Mann, Charles C. (August 8, 2011). "In '1493,' Columbus Shaped A World To Be" (Interview). Fresh Air. NPR. Retrieved June 14, 2023. Heck, Peter (September 2013). "On Books". Asimov's Science Fiction. Vol. 37, no. 9. pp. 107–111. Review of 1491 and 1493. Easterly, William (January 19, 2017). "Review: Going Beyond the Limits of the Earth with 'The Wizard and the Prophet'". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved April 24, 2018.References External links "An interview with Charles C. Mann" at BookBrowse Charles C. Mann on the Muck Rack journalist listing site . Discover the Charles C Mann popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Charles C Mann books.

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