The Resource Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner, (electronic resource)

Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner, (electronic resource)

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Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West
Title
Beyond the hundredth meridian
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John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West
Statement of responsibility
by Wallace Stegner
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Language
eng
Summary
Pulitzer Prize winner Wallace Stegner recounts the remarkable career of Major John Wesley Powell, the distinguished ethnologist and geologist who explored the Colorado River, the Grand Canyon, and the homeland of the Southwest Indian tribes. This classic work is a penetrating and insightful study of the Powell's career, from the beginning of the Powell Survey, in which Powell and his men famously became the first to descend the Colorado River, to his eventual ouster from the Geological Survey. In masterful prose, Stegner details the expedition, as well as the philosophies and ideas that drove Powell
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10135238
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1909-1993
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Stegner, Wallace
Dewey number
  • 333.72092
  • 920
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other
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Read by Mark Bramhall
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  • Bramhall, Mark
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True
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  • Scientists
  • West (U.S.)
Target audience
adult
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John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West
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Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner, (electronic resource)
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MWT10025381
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (17hr., 05 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781483071831
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT10025381
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sound
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digital recording
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10025381
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (17hr., 05 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483071831
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10025381
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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