Laura Dassow Walls

Language :anglais
Gender :feminin
Note :
Professeur d'anglais. - Directrice : Humanities department, University of South Carolina, Columbia (en 2007). - En poste : University of Notre Dame, Ind. (en 2014)
Variant of the name :Laura Dassow


Éditeur scientifique4 documents

  • Alexander von Humboldt and the Americas

    Material description : 295 pages
    Note : Note : Includes excerpts from Alexander von Humboldt's correspondence and diaries translated from German and French
    Includes bibliographical references and index
    Edition : Berlin : Edition Tranvia , 2012
    Éditeur scientifique : Ottmar Ette, Vera M. Kutzinski

  • More day to dawn

    Thoreau's "Walden" for the twenty-first century

    Material description : 1 vol. (XI-252 p.)
    Note : Note : Publié à partir des travaux du congrès annuel organisé en 2003, Modern language association (MLA), et : the Thoreau society. - Notes bibliogr.
    Edition : Amherst : University of Massachusetts press , cop. 2007
    Éditeur scientifique : Sandra Harbert Petrulionis (1959-....)

  • Thoreauvian modernities

    transatlantic conversations on an American icon

    Material description : xiv-310 p.
    Note : Note : Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-291) and index
    Actes d'un congrès tenu en mai 2009 à Lyon
    Edition : Athens ; London : University of Georgia Press , cop. 2013
    Éditeur scientifique : Michel Granger, François Specq

  • Views of nature

    Material description : 1 vol. (VIII-313 p.)
    Note : Note : Editor's note -- Introduction: reclaiming consilience -- Translator's note -- Hamboldt's Ansichten der Natur measurement units -- Views of Nature -- Preface to the first edition -- Preface to the second and third editions -- Concerning the steppes and deserts -- Concerning the waterfalls of the Orinoco near Atures and Maypures -- The nocturnal wildlife of the primeval forest -- Hypsometric addenda -- Ideas for a physiognomy of plants -- Concerning the structure and action of volcanoes in various regions of the Earth -- The life force, or the Rhodian genius -- The plateau of Cajamarca, the old residential city of the Inca Atahualpa; first sight of the Pacific from the ridge of the Andes chain
    Notes bibliogr. Index
    Edition : Chicago (Ill.) ; London : University of Chicago press , cop. 2014
    Auteur du texte : Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859)
    Éditeur scientifique : Stephen T. Jackson


Auteur du texte2 documents

  • Emerson's life in science

    the culture of truth

    Material description : 1 vol. (VIII-280 p.)
    Note : Note : Notes bibliogr. Index
    Edition : Ithaca : Cornell university press , cop. 2003

  • Seeing the new worlds

    Henry David Thoreau and nineteenth-century natural science

    Material description : 1 vol. (XIII-300 p.)
    Note : Note : Bibliogr. p. 280-293
    Edition : Madison : the University of Wisconsin press , 1995


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  • Seeing new Worlds : Henry David Thoreau and nineteenth-century natural science / Laura Dassow Walls, 1995
    Views of nature / Alexander von Humboldt ; edited by Stephen T. Jackson and Laura Dassow Walls, 2014
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