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The passage to Cosmos : Alexander von Humboldt and the shaping of America

Autore: Laura Dassow Walls
Editore: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Explorer, scientist, writer, and humanist, Alexander von Humboldt was the most famous intellectual of the age that began with Napoleon and ended with Darwin. This title traces Humboldt's ideas for  Per saperne di più…

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Genere/forma: History
Persona incaricata: Alexander von Humboldt; Alexander von Humboldt; Alexander von Humboldt; Alexander von Humboldt; Alexander von Humboldt; Alexander{von Humboldt
Tipo materiale: Biography, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Laura Dassow Walls
ISBN: 9780226871820 0226871827
Numero OCLC: 300982360
Descrizione: xv, 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contenuti: Prologue: Humboldt's bridge --
Confluences --
Passage to America, 1799-1804 --
Manifest destinies --
Interchapter: Finally shall come the poet --
" All are alike designed for freedom": Humboldt on race and slavery --
The community of Cosmos --
The face of planet America --
Epilogue: recalling Cosmos.
Responsabilità: Laura Dassow Walls.

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