The Resource South America called them; : explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce, [by] Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen

South America called them; : explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce, [by] Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen

Label
South America called them; : explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce
Title
South America called them;
Title remainder
explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce
Statement of responsibility
[by] Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F2221
LC item number
.V8
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
125
NAL item number
V89
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • La Condamine, Charles-Marie de
  • Humboldt, Alexander von
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Spruce, Richard
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Humboldt, Alexander von
  • La Condamine, Charles-Marie de
  • Spruce, Richard
  • South America
  • Südamerika
  • South America
  • Südamerika
  • Viagens E Exploracoes
  • Entdeckungsreise
  • Travel
  • Entdeckungsreise
Label
South America called them; : explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce, [by] Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical references": p. 299-307
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • Expedition to the Equator
  • ch. 5.
  • The conquest of the heights
  • ch. 6.
  • Death and triangulation
  • ch. 7.
  • Pyramids on the moon
  • ch. 8.
  • The dark river of tragedy
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 9.
  • The triumphs of La Condamine
  • pt. 2.
  • Alexander von Humboldt:
  • ch. 10.
  • Humboldt's America
  • ch. 11.
  • The Llanos of Venezuela
  • ch. 12.
  • The Orinoco yields its secret
  • Charles-Marie de La Condamine:
  • ch. 13.
  • The kingdom of New Granada
  • ch. 14.
  • The realm of the Quitus
  • ch. 15.
  • The ascent of Chimborazo
  • ch. 16.
  • The rediscovery of America
  • pt. 3.
  • Charles Robert Darwin:
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 17.
  • Erasmus Darwin's grandson
  • ch. 18.
  • The naturalists open Brazil
  • ch. 19.
  • Dictators and fossils
  • ch. 20.
  • The land of fire
  • ch. 21.
  • Chile of the crazy geography
  • "Joyfull newes out of the newe founde worlde"
  • ch. 22.
  • The Galápagos begets evolution
  • ch. 23.
  • "I am an author"
  • pt. 4.
  • Richard Spruce:
  • ch. 24.
  • Richard Spruce, Yorkshireman
  • ch. 25.
  • The great mother forest
  • ch. 2.
  • ch. 26.
  • The land of the Amazons
  • ch. 27.
  • In Humboldt's country
  • ch. 28.
  • "On her Britannic majesty's service"
  • ch. 29.
  • Cinchona, the fever bark
  • ch. 30.
  • South America calling
  • Les grandes aplatisseurs
  • ch. 3.
  • The door to America is opened
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 311, ix pages
Lccn
45000783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plates, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00964112
  • (OCoLC)ocm00964112
Label
South America called them; : explorations of the great naturalists: La Condamine, Humboldt, Darwin, Spruce, [by] Victor Wolfgang Von Hagen
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical references": p. 299-307
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 4.
  • Expedition to the Equator
  • ch. 5.
  • The conquest of the heights
  • ch. 6.
  • Death and triangulation
  • ch. 7.
  • Pyramids on the moon
  • ch. 8.
  • The dark river of tragedy
  • pt. 1.
  • ch. 9.
  • The triumphs of La Condamine
  • pt. 2.
  • Alexander von Humboldt:
  • ch. 10.
  • Humboldt's America
  • ch. 11.
  • The Llanos of Venezuela
  • ch. 12.
  • The Orinoco yields its secret
  • Charles-Marie de La Condamine:
  • ch. 13.
  • The kingdom of New Granada
  • ch. 14.
  • The realm of the Quitus
  • ch. 15.
  • The ascent of Chimborazo
  • ch. 16.
  • The rediscovery of America
  • pt. 3.
  • Charles Robert Darwin:
  • ch. 1.
  • ch. 17.
  • Erasmus Darwin's grandson
  • ch. 18.
  • The naturalists open Brazil
  • ch. 19.
  • Dictators and fossils
  • ch. 20.
  • The land of fire
  • ch. 21.
  • Chile of the crazy geography
  • "Joyfull newes out of the newe founde worlde"
  • ch. 22.
  • The Galápagos begets evolution
  • ch. 23.
  • "I am an author"
  • pt. 4.
  • Richard Spruce:
  • ch. 24.
  • Richard Spruce, Yorkshireman
  • ch. 25.
  • The great mother forest
  • ch. 2.
  • ch. 26.
  • The land of the Amazons
  • ch. 27.
  • In Humboldt's country
  • ch. 28.
  • "On her Britannic majesty's service"
  • ch. 29.
  • Cinchona, the fever bark
  • ch. 30.
  • South America calling
  • Les grandes aplatisseurs
  • ch. 3.
  • The door to America is opened
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 311, ix pages
Lccn
45000783
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, plates, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00964112
  • (OCoLC)ocm00964112

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