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Humboldt

The life and times of Alexander von Humboldt, 1769-1859

by Helmut De Terra

  • 106 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Octagon Books .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7424738M
ISBN 100374921342
ISBN 109780374921347
OCLC/WorldCa4514989

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Oct 12,  · On first reading, I made the mistake of taking Wulf's book primarily as a biography of Alexander von Humbolt: It is that (and a good one), but foremost it is an argument for a new understanding of nature. I should have paid more attention to the first part of the book's title: "The Invention of Nature" Alexander von Humbolt's New World.

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Beginning in Venezuela, he explored the Orinoco and upper Amazon valleys, climbed Mount Chimborazo in Ecuador — then believed to be the world's highest. Oct 04,  · The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world—and in the process created modern environmentalism.

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About The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt. A KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR From the New York Times bestselling author of The Invention of Nature, comes a breathtakingly illustrated and brilliantly evocative recounting of Alexander Von Humboldt’s five year expedition in South America.

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Jul 17,  · Views of Nature, or Ansichten der Natur, was Humboldt’s best-known and most influential work—and his personal favorite. While the essays that comprise it are themselves remarkable as innovative, early pieces of nature writing—they were cited by Thoreau as a model for his own work—the book’s extensive endnotes incorporate some of Brand: University of Chicago Press.

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