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The Resource Beyond the stony mountains : nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today, Daniel B. Botkin

Beyond the stony mountains : nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today, Daniel B. Botkin

Label
Beyond the stony mountains : nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today
Title
Beyond the stony mountains
Title remainder
nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today
Statement of responsibility
Daniel B. Botkin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this work, Dan Botkin, leading ecologist, follows the course of the Lewis and Clark expedition, eco-region by eco-region, showing the land and environment that the expedition explored, and how the personal qualities and preconceptions that Lewis and Clark brought to the expedition influenced what they perceived in the explorations
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Botkin, Daniel B
Dewey number
508.78
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Natural history
Label
Beyond the stony mountains : nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today, Daniel B. Botkin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Partially settled landscape : Lewis and Clark near St. Louis -- Changing old river -- Countryside pleasant, rich, and partially settled : through the eastern woodlands -- Into the tall-grass prairie -- Restoring the lower Missouri River -- Fire, wind, and water : the Platte River and the Loess Hills within the prairies -- Winter on the plains : Lewis and Clark among the Mandans -- America's Serengeti -- Scenes of visionary enchantment : the upper Missouri -- "Pleasingly beautiful" and "sublimely grand" : pathways to the mountains -- Passage steep and stoney, strewn with fallen timber : the Bitterroot Mountains -- Roll on, Columbia, roll on : down the Snake and Columbia Rivers -- Changing old forests at the mouth of the Columbia -- In the wake of Lewis and Clark
Control code
ocn122418726
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195162431
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122418726
Label
Beyond the stony mountains : nature in the American west from Lewis and Clark to today, Daniel B. Botkin
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Partially settled landscape : Lewis and Clark near St. Louis -- Changing old river -- Countryside pleasant, rich, and partially settled : through the eastern woodlands -- Into the tall-grass prairie -- Restoring the lower Missouri River -- Fire, wind, and water : the Platte River and the Loess Hills within the prairies -- Winter on the plains : Lewis and Clark among the Mandans -- America's Serengeti -- Scenes of visionary enchantment : the upper Missouri -- "Pleasingly beautiful" and "sublimely grand" : pathways to the mountains -- Passage steep and stoney, strewn with fallen timber : the Bitterroot Mountains -- Roll on, Columbia, roll on : down the Snake and Columbia Rivers -- Changing old forests at the mouth of the Columbia -- In the wake of Lewis and Clark
Control code
ocn122418726
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 284 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195162431
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)122418726

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