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Early American Naturalists: Exploring the American West, 1804-1900

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Beginning with the trailblazing expedition of Lewis and Clark, Early American Naturalists tells the stories of men and women of the 1800s who crossed the Mississippi River and encountered the new life of the western New World. Explorers profiled include John James Audubon, Martha Maxwell, and John Muir.

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This history is the first to detail the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists such as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, Martha Maxwell, Spencer Baird, Asa Gray, John Torrey, Florence bailey, John Burroughs, and John Muir. From discovering new species to discovering prehistoric fossils, Early American Naturalists celebrates these intrepid trailblazers who boldly navigated and documented the untrammeled, awe-inspiring frontier west of the Mississippi.

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This history is the first to detail the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists such as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781589791831
Author:
Moring, John
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
United States - 19th Century/Old West
Subject:
Naturalists, Gardeners, Environmentalists
Subject:
Biography-Gardeners and Naturalists
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Publication Date:
20050331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
260
Dimensions:
900x600

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Biography » Historical
History and Social Science » Americana » Western States
History and Social Science » US History » 19th Century
History and Social Science » World History » General
Science and Mathematics » Nature Studies » General

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Product details 260 pages Taylor Trade Publishing - English 9781589791831 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This history is the first to detail the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists such as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, Martha Maxwell, Spencer Baird, Asa Gray, John Torrey, Florence bailey, John Burroughs, and John Muir. From discovering new species to discovering prehistoric fossils, Early American Naturalists celebrates these intrepid trailblazers who boldly navigated and documented the untrammeled, awe-inspiring frontier west of the Mississippi.
"Synopsis" by , This history is the first to detail the lives, adventures, and discoveries of pioneering American naturalists such as Meriwether Lewis and William Clark.
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