Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travellers

by Raby, Peter
Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travellers
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Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travellers

by Raby, Peter

Format: Paperback

Code: 11353

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Traces the extraordinary journeys of discovery of some key Victorian scientific travelers. Inspired by the likes of Darwin and his voyage on the Beagle, a new generation of naturalists and scientists set out to explore the tropical forests and mountain ranges, including Wallace, Spruce, Hooker and Kingsley. This book vividly charts this exciting era of scientific advance.

ISBN: 0691048436

Publisher: Princeton University Press

Year of Publication: 1998

Page Count: 276

Weight: 1 lb