skip to content
The magnificent foragers Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The magnificent foragers

Author: Thomas R Harney; National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington : National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution ; New York : Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Text and more than 300 photographs present accounts of field work of scientists of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, in sites in the Antarctic, Central America, Africa, Australia, and other parts of the world.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas R Harney; National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
ISBN: 0895990016 9780895990013
OCLC Number: 4491115
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 223 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: The Tradition --
The Solitary Researcher --
Two Islands --
Looking at Culture --
Plants of the Kingdom --
Hard Stuff & Fiery --
Moveable Seas & Oceans --
Digs --
The Ice Ages & Before --
Amateuris populis --
Meanwhile, Back at the Museum --
Index.
Responsibility: [writer, Thomas Harney ; consulting editor, Edward S. Ayensu, Alfred Meyer, editor].

Abstract:

Text and more than 300 photographs present accounts of field work of scientists of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, in sites in the Antarctic, Central America, Africa, Australia, and other parts of the world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4491115> # The magnificent foragers
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "4491115" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Place/washington> ; # Washington
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/154226731> ; # National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/500.9072/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Topic/naturalists_united_states> ; # Naturalists--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> ; # Naturalists
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Organization/national_museum_of_natural_history_u_s> ; # National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034307> ; # Natural history--Research
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Topic/natural_history_research> ; # Natural history--Research
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/87551953> ; # Thomas R. Harney
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/154226731> ; # National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
   schema:datePublished "1978" ;
   schema:description "The Tradition -- The Solitary Researcher -- Two Islands -- Looking at Culture -- Plants of the Kingdom -- Hard Stuff & Fiery -- Moveable Seas & Oceans -- Digs -- The Ice Ages & Before -- Amateuris populis -- Meanwhile, Back at the Museum -- Index."@en ;
   schema:description "Text and more than 300 photographs present accounts of field work of scientists of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History, in sites in the Antarctic, Central America, Africa, Australia, and other parts of the world."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/145379724> ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "National government publication"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The magnificent foragers"@en ;
   schema:productID "4491115" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4491115#PublicationEvent/washington_national_museum_of_natural_history_smithsonian_institution_new_york_distributed_to_the_trade_by_w_w_norton_1978> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/distributed_to_the_trade_by_w_w_norton> ; # Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/national_museum_of_natural_history_smithsonian_institution> ; # National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780895990013> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4491115> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/distributed_to_the_trade_by_w_w_norton> # Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/national_museum_of_natural_history_smithsonian_institution> # National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Organization/national_museum_of_natural_history_u_s> # National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034307> # Natural history--Research
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Natural history--Research"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034543> # Naturalists
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Naturalists"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/154226731> # National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/87551953> # Thomas R. Harney
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Harney" ;
   schema:givenName "Thomas R." ;
   schema:name "Thomas R. Harney" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780895990013>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0895990016" ;
   schema:isbn "9780895990013" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/4491115#PublicationEvent/washington_national_museum_of_natural_history_smithsonian_institution_new_york_distributed_to_the_trade_by_w_w_norton_1978>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
   schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Place/washington> ; # Washington
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/distributed_to_the_trade_by_w_w_norton> ; # Distributed to the trade by W.W. Norton
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/145379724#Agent/national_museum_of_natural_history_smithsonian_institution> ; # National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
   schema:startDate "1978" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.