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作者 Lawson, Russell M
書名 Frontier Naturalist : Jean Louis Berlandier and the Exploration of Northern Mexico and Texas
出版項 Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2012
國際標準書號 9780826352194 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (216 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Chapter One: Savant of Matamoros -- Chapter Two: Lock of the Rhône -- Chapter Three: Río Pánuco -- Chapter Four: The Arms of God -- Chapter Five: River of the Comanches -- Chapter Six: Father of Waters -- Chapter Seven: Waters of the High Sierra -- Chapter Eight: Río Bravo del Norte -- Chapter Nine: River of Death -- Appendix One: Fauna and Flora Named for Jean Louis Berlandier -- Appendix Two: Chronology of the Journeys of Jean Louis Berlandier -- Notes -- Sources Consulted -- Index
In 1826, Jean Louis Berlandier, a French naturalist, was part of a team sent to explore what is now northern Mexico and the Gulf Coast of Texas. Here, historian Russell Lawson tells the story of this multinational expedition, using Berlandier's copious records as a way of conveying his view of the natural environment
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Lawson, Russell M. Frontier Naturalist : Jean Louis Berlandier and the Exploration of Northern Mexico and Texas Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press,c2012 9780826352170
主題 Berlandier, Jean Louis, -- d. 1851 -- Travel.;Natural history -- Mexico, North.;Natural history -- Texas, South.;Scientific expeditions -- Mexico, North -- History -- 19th century.;Scientific expeditions -- Texas, South -- History -- 19th century.;Naturalists -- France -- Biography.;Explorers -- Mexico, North -- Biography
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