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The Resource The river sea : the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation, Marshall De Bruhl

The river sea : the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation, Marshall De Bruhl

Label
The river sea : the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation
Title
The river sea
Title remainder
the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation
Statement of responsibility
Marshall De Bruhl
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Bruhl, Marshall
Dewey number
981/.1
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F2546
LC item number
.D39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • Travelers
  • Scientists
  • Amazon River
  • Amazon River
  • Amazon River
  • Amazon River Region
  • Amazon River Region
  • Amazon River Region
  • Amazon River Region
Label
The river sea : the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation, Marshall De Bruhl
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092136275
  • 31223093253806
  • 31223092136234
  • 31223092136242
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 river sea : from the Andes to the Atlantic -- The Incas : the rise and fall of the empire of the sun -- The search for El Dorado : gold, spices, and blood -- Conquistadors for Christ : the holy fathers and the indigenous peoples -- The great powers in the Amazon basin : the struggle for control -- Nature's grand laboratory : European science discovers the Amazon -- The Peruvian Evangeline : the journey of María Isabel de Jesus Gramesón y Godin -- "I must find out about the unity of nature" : the explorations of Alexander von Humboldt -- Three eminent Victorians in the "garden of the world" : Wallace, Bates, and Spruce explore the Amazon -- The great rubber boom : an Amazonian gilded age -- Exploitation, despoliation, or conservation : the river sea in the new millennium
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781582434902
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010017802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 612348293
  • .b23755568
  • (OCoLC)612348293
Label
The river sea : the Amazon in history, myth, and legend : a story of discovery, exploration, and exploitation, Marshall De Bruhl
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223092136275
  • 31223093253806
  • 31223092136234
  • 31223092136242
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 river sea : from the Andes to the Atlantic -- The Incas : the rise and fall of the empire of the sun -- The search for El Dorado : gold, spices, and blood -- Conquistadors for Christ : the holy fathers and the indigenous peoples -- The great powers in the Amazon basin : the struggle for control -- Nature's grand laboratory : European science discovers the Amazon -- The Peruvian Evangeline : the journey of María Isabel de Jesus Gramesón y Godin -- "I must find out about the unity of nature" : the explorations of Alexander von Humboldt -- Three eminent Victorians in the "garden of the world" : Wallace, Bates, and Spruce explore the Amazon -- The great rubber boom : an Amazonian gilded age -- Exploitation, despoliation, or conservation : the river sea in the new millennium
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781582434902
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010017802
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • 612348293
  • .b23755568
  • (OCoLC)612348293

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