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The Resource Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey

Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey

Label
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum
Title
Dry storeroom no. 1
Title remainder
the secret life of the Natural History Museum
Statement of responsibility
Richard Fortey
Title variation
Dry storeroom number one
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an elegant and illuminating narrative, Fortey acquaints the reader with the extraordinary people, meticulous research and driving passions that helped to create the timeless experiences of wonder that fill London's Natural History Museum. And with the museum's hallways and collection rooms providing a dazzling framework, Fortey offers an often eye-opening social history of the scientific accomplishments of the nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries.--From publisher description
Summary
Reveals the hidden treasures of London's Natural History Museum and the people, research, and passions that created the museum, in a study of the social history of the scientific accomplishments of the past two centuries
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
265362
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fortey, Richard A
Dewey number
508/.074/4212
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH70.G72
LC item number
L6533 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Natural History Museum (London, England)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secret life of the Natural History Museum
Label
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
706915
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780307263629
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008926695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307263629
  • (OCoLC)232119803
Label
Dry storeroom no. 1 : the secret life of the Natural History Museum, Richard Fortey
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
706915
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780307263629
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2008926695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307263629
  • (OCoLC)232119803

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