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The Resource The Humboldt current : nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism, Aaron Sachs

The Humboldt current : nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism, Aaron Sachs

Label
The Humboldt current : nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism
Title
The Humboldt current
Title remainder
nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism
Statement of responsibility
Aaron Sachs
Title variation
  • 19th century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism
  • 19th century exploration and the sources of American environmentalism
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intellectual history of the contributions of the nineteenth-century explorer to American culture and science seeks to restore him from obscurity and reveals his pivotal role in the careers of J. N. Reynolds, Clarence King, George Wallace Melville, and John Muir
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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201633
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sachs, Aaron
Dewey number
508.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q143.H9
LC item number
S24 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Humboldt, Alexander von
  • Scientists
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Environmentalism
Target audience
adult
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nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism
Label
The Humboldt current : nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism, Aaron Sachs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Control code
ocm62325168
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 496 p.
Isbn
9780670037759
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005057468
Other control number
9780670037759
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The Humboldt current : nineteenth-century exploration and the roots of American environmentalism, Aaron Sachs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index
Control code
ocm62325168
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 496 p.
Isbn
9780670037759
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005057468
Other control number
9780670037759
Other physical details
ill., maps

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