The Resource What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing, Karen Magnuson Beil

What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing, Karen Magnuson Beil

Label
What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing
Title
What Linnaeus saw
Title remainder
a scientist's quest to name every living thing
Statement of responsibility
Karen Magnuson Beil
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The globetrotting naturalists of the eighteenth century were the geeks of their day: innovators and explorers who lived at the intersection of science and commerce. Foremost among them was Carl Linnaeus, a radical thinker who revolutionized biology
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beil, Karen Magnuson
Dewey number
  • 508.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH44
LC item number
.B45 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linné, Carl von
  • Naturalists
  • Linné, Carl von
  • Naturalists
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing, Karen Magnuson Beil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-250) 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
Contents
Not one pumpkin -- Every growing thing -- Into the arctic! -- Dragon with seven heads -- Can bananas grow in Holland? -- Nature's blueprint -- Last name, first name -- Most controversial plant -- Human vs. animal -- Student explorers -- The professor -- Timeline
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781324004684
Lccn
2019014206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
2019014206
Label
What Linnaeus saw : a scientist's quest to name every living thing, Karen Magnuson Beil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-250) 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
Contents
Not one pumpkin -- Every growing thing -- Into the arctic! -- Dragon with seven heads -- Can bananas grow in Holland? -- Nature's blueprint -- Last name, first name -- Most controversial plant -- Human vs. animal -- Student explorers -- The professor -- Timeline
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781324004684
Lccn
2019014206
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
2019014206

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