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The Resource The lost world of James Smithson : science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian, Heather Ewing

The lost world of James Smithson : science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian, Heather Ewing

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The lost world of James Smithson : science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian
Title
The lost world of James Smithson
Title remainder
science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian
Statement of responsibility
Heather Ewing
Title variation
Science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of James Smithson as a scientist, suspected spy, gambler, radical revolutionary, and philanthropist, telling the story of his remarkable bequest and the controversy it spawned
Biography type
individual biography
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216988
Cataloging source
WLAFP
Dewey number
509.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian
Label
The lost world of James Smithson : science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian, Heather Ewing
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10092578
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 432 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781596910294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical tables, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn106154387
  • (OCoLC)106154387
Label
The lost world of James Smithson : science, revolution, and the birth of the Smithsonian, Heather Ewing
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10092578
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 432 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781596910294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, genealogical tables, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn106154387
  • (OCoLC)106154387

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