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The Resource New lands, new men : America and the second great age of discovery, William H. Goetzmann

New lands, new men : America and the second great age of discovery, William H. Goetzmann

Label
New lands, new men : America and the second great age of discovery
Title
New lands, new men
Title remainder
America and the second great age of discovery
Statement of responsibility
William H. Goetzmann
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.G63 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
New lands, new men : America and the second great age of discovery, William H. Goetzmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [461]-506
Contents
The cosmic voyagers -- The North American adventure -- A continental consciousness -- The fur trader as explorer -- Humboldt's children -- "The whole world is an America, a new world" -- Exploration and empires for science -- Two roads to discovery : an intellectual drama -- From manifest destiny to survival of the fittest -- Time and the heroic age of geological exploration -- On, beyond "Greenland's icy mountains"
Control code
15366489
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 528 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9780140097337
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87006932 //r92
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of William H. Goetzmann, 1991 (SW Writers Access. No. 91-017). Signed by author.
Other physical details
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Label
New lands, new men : America and the second great age of discovery, William H. Goetzmann
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [461]-506
Contents
The cosmic voyagers -- The North American adventure -- A continental consciousness -- The fur trader as explorer -- Humboldt's children -- "The whole world is an America, a new world" -- Exploration and empires for science -- Two roads to discovery : an intellectual drama -- From manifest destiny to survival of the fittest -- Time and the heroic age of geological exploration -- On, beyond "Greenland's icy mountains"
Control code
15366489
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xii, 528 p., [4] p. of plates
Isbn
9780140097337
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87006932 //r92
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of William H. Goetzmann, 1991 (SW Writers Access. No. 91-017). Signed by author.
Other physical details
ill.

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