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The Resource A life among the Texas flora : Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann, [edited and translated] by Minetta Altgelt Goyne

A life among the Texas flora : Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann, [edited and translated] by Minetta Altgelt Goyne

Label
A life among the Texas flora : Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann
Title
A life among the Texas flora
Title remainder
Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann
Statement of responsibility
[edited and translated] by Minetta Altgelt Goyne
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
"Ferdinand Lindheimer, one of the Southwest's first serious scientists, came to be known as the "Father of Texas Botany". This immigrant from Frankfurt, Germany, spent more than a decade living on a shoestring as he searched the wilds of Central and Southeast Texas for new species."--Jacket
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 581.9764/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QK31.L56
LC item number
A4 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A life among the Texas flora : Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann, [edited and translated] by Minetta Altgelt Goyne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-219) and index
Control code
21874523
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 236 p.
Isbn
9780890964576
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90039322
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A life among the Texas flora : Ferdinand Lindheimer's letters to George Engelmann, [edited and translated] by Minetta Altgelt Goyne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-219) and index
Control code
21874523
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 236 p.
Isbn
9780890964576
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90039322
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1996. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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