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Linnaeus : the compleat naturalist

Author: Wilfrid Blunt; William T Stearn
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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Carl Linnaeus invented the system, now used worldwide, of giving living organisms two Latin names and, through his 'Systema Naturae', brought order to all recorded knowledge about plants and animals. This book charts his rise from being a poor student in Sweden to eventually founding the Royal Academy of Sciences.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Carl von Linné; Carl von Linné
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wilfrid Blunt; William T Stearn
ISBN: 9780711223622 0711223629
OCLC Number: 1159631211
Notes: First Frances Lincoln hardback ed. published: 2001.
First published as The Compleat Naturalist : a Life of Linnaeus by William Collins, London, 1971.
Description: 287 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Wilfrid Blunt ; introduction by William T. Stearn.

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Carl Linnaeus invented the system, now used worldwide, of giving living organisms two Latin names and, through his 'Systema Naturae', brought order to all recorded knowledge about plants and animals. This book charts his rise from being a poor student in Sweden to eventually founding the Royal Academy of Sciences.

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