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The Resource Measuring the new world : enlightenment science and South America, Neil Safier

Measuring the new world : enlightenment science and South America, Neil Safier

Label
Measuring the new world : enlightenment science and South America
Title
Measuring the new world
Title remainder
enlightenment science and South America
Statement of responsibility
Neil Safier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Safier, Neil
Dewey number
509/.033
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Q115
LC item number
.S236 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mission géodésique (France)
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Science
  • Communication in science
  • Ecuador
  • Amazon River Region
  • South America
Label
Measuring the new world : enlightenment science and South America, Neil Safier
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223085696400
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-371) 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
Contents
The ruined pyramids of Yaruquí -- An enlightened Amazon, with fables and a fold-out map -- Armchair explorers -- Correcting Quito -- A nation defamed and defended -- Incas in the king's garden -- The golden monkey and the monkey-worm
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 387 p., [20] p. of plates
Isbn
9780226733555
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008018142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps (some col.)
System control number
  • 176979549
  • (OCoLC)176979549
Label
Measuring the new world : enlightenment science and South America, Neil Safier
Link
Publication
Bar code
31223085696400
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-371) 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
Contents
The ruined pyramids of Yaruquí -- An enlightened Amazon, with fables and a fold-out map -- Armchair explorers -- Correcting Quito -- A nation defamed and defended -- Incas in the king's garden -- The golden monkey and the monkey-worm
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 387 p., [20] p. of plates
Isbn
9780226733555
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008018142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps (some col.)
System control number
  • 176979549
  • (OCoLC)176979549

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