The Passage to Cosmos

- Alexander Von Humboldt and the Shaping of America

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The Passage to Cosmos
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Bog, hardback
Udgivelsesdato:
18-09-2009
Sprog:
Engelsk
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Udgivelsesdato:
18-09-2009
ISBN13:
9780226871820
Vægt:
712 g
Dybde:
28 mm
Bredde:
90 mm
Højde:
60 mm
Format:
Hardback
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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 "Cosmos" to his 1799 journey to the Americas, where he first experienced the diversity of nature and of the world's people. 22 halftones

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