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The invention of nature : Alexander von Humboldt's new world / by Andrea Wulf.

Wulf, Andrea (Author).

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  • 6 of 7 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Harney County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Harney County Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Harney County Library 509.2 WULF (Text) 37720000531954 Adult Non-Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 06/07/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 038535066X
  • ISBN: 9780385350662
  • Physical Description: 480 p., 8 unnumbered pages of color plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First American Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"THIS IS A BORZOI BOOK"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-430) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Part 1. Departure: Emerging ideas -- Part 2. Arrival: Collecting ideas -- Part 3. Return: Sorting ideas -- Part 4. Influence: Spreading ideas -- Part 5. New worlds: Evolving ideas.
Subject: Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859.
Scientists > Germany > Biography
Naturalists > Germany > Biography.

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