Frontier naturalist : Jean Louis Berlandier and the exploration of northern Mexico and Texas / Russell M. Lawson

Author(s): Lawson, Russell M., 1957-
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Subjects: Natural history--Mexico, North
Natural history--Texas, South
Scientific expeditions--Mexico, North--History--19th century
Scientific expeditions--Texas, South--History--19th century
Explorers--Mexico, North--Biography
Explorers--Texas, South--Biography
Mexico, North--Description and travel
Texas, South--Description and travel
Berlandier, Jean Louis, d. 1851--Travel
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2012
LC Classification: F
Physical Description: xxi, 262 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012018873
ISBN: 9780826352170 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0826352170 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780826352194 (electronic)
ISBN: 0826352197 (electronic)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-240) and index
Contents: Savant of Matamoros -- Lock of the Rhône -- Río Pánuco -- The Arms of God -- River of the Comanches -- Father of Rivers -- Waters of the High Sierra -- Río Bravo del Norte -- River of Death -- Appendix One: Fauna and Flora Named for Jean Louis Berlandier -- Appendix Two: Chronology of the Journeys of Jean Louis Berlandier
OCLC Number: 794366605
ISBN/ISSN: 9780826352170