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The Resource Alexander von Humboldt : how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature, Maren Meinhardt

Alexander von Humboldt : how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature, Maren Meinhardt

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Alexander von Humboldt : how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature
Title
Alexander von Humboldt
Title remainder
how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature
Statement of responsibility
Maren Meinhardt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this concise, illuminating biography, Maren Meinhardt beautifully portrays an exceptional life lived in no less exceptional times. Drawing extensively on Humboldt's letters and published works, she persuasively tells the story of how he became the most admired scientist of the Romantic Age."
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meinhardt, Maren
Dewey number
910
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q143.H9
LC item number
M435 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humboldt, Alexander von
  • Scientists
  • Naturalists
Label
Alexander von Humboldt : how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature, Maren Meinhardt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published in Great Britain under the title A longing for wide and unknown things by C. Hurst & Co. (Publishers) Ltd."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
sky297255629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9781629190198
Lccn
2019948096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
kp 11/19
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Alexander von Humboldt : how the most famous scientist of the Romantic Age found the soul of nature, Maren Meinhardt
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Published in Great Britain under the title A longing for wide and unknown things by C. Hurst & Co. (Publishers) Ltd."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
sky297255629
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9781629190198
Lccn
2019948096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
kp 11/19
Other physical details
illustrations

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