The invention of nature : Alexander von Humboldt's new world
—Wulf, Andrea.
Book
2015
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Item Details
Subjects:
Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859.
Naturalists -- Germany -- Biography.
Scientists -- Germany -- Biography.
ISBN:
9780385350662
038535066X
Edition:
First American Edition.
Description:
473 pages : illustrations ; portraits ; 25 cm
Notes:
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
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.
LCCN:
2015017505
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