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

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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 508.092 SACHS (Text) 37720000484352 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 09/13/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0670037753
  • ISBN: 9780670037759
  • Physical Description: xii, 496 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-472) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
East : Humboldt and the influence of Europe -- South : J.N. Reynolds and the "more comprehensive promise" of the Antarctic -- West : Clarence King's experience of the frontier -- North : George Wallace Melville and John Muir in extremis.
Subject: Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859.
Scientists > Germany > Biography
Scientific expeditions > History > 19th century.
Environmentalism > History
Expedições científicas (história)
Viagens e explorações (história)

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