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The Resource Visions of empire : voyages, botany, and representations of nature, edited by David Philip Miller and Peter Hanns Reill

Visions of empire : voyages, botany, and representations of nature, edited by David Philip Miller and Peter Hanns Reill

Label
Visions of empire : voyages, botany, and representations of nature
Title
Visions of empire
Title remainder
voyages, botany, and representations of nature
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Philip Miller and Peter Hanns Reill
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH11
LC item number
.V57 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Miller, David Philip
  • Reill, Peter Hanns
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Botany
  • Botany, Economic
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Exacte wetenschappen
  • Ontdekkingsreizen
  • Natuurlijke historie
  • Plantkunde
  • Representatie (algemeen)
  • Botany
  • Botany, Economic
  • Ethnological expeditions
  • Natural history
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Oceania
Label
Visions of empire : voyages, botany, and representations of nature, edited by David Philip Miller and Peter Hanns Reill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the UCLA Center for Seventeenth- and Eighteenth- Century Studies and the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
ǂt Joseph Banks, empire, and "centers of calculation" in late Hanoverian London / ǂr David Philip Miller -- ǂt Agents of empire : the Banksian collectors and evaluation of new lands / ǂr David Mackay -- ǂt Antipodean exchange : European horticulture and imperial designs / ǂr Alan Frost -- ǂt Disciplining disease : scurvy, the navy, and imperial expansion, 1750-1825 / ǂr Christopher Lawrence -- ǂt Ordering of nature and the ordering of empire : a commentary / ǂr John Gascoigne -- ǂt Purposes of Linnaean travel : a preliminary research report / ǂr Lisbet Koerner -- ǂt Botany in the boudoir and garden : the Banksian context / ǂr Janet Browne -- ǂt "On the banks of the South Sea" : botany and sexual controversy in the late eighteenth century / ǂr Alan Bewell -- ǂt "Implanted in our natures" : humans, plants, and the stories of art / ǂr Martin Kemp -- ǂt Images of ambiguity : eighteenth century microscopy and the neither/nor / ǂr Barbara M. Stafford -- ǂr Global physics and aesthetic empire : Humboldt's physical portrait of the tropics / ǂr Michael Dettelbach -- ǂt Seeing and understanding : a commentary / ǂr Peter Hanns Reill -- ǂt Scientific endeavor and the natives / ǂr Ingjerd Hoëm -- ǂt Mediated encounters with Pacific cultures : three Samoan dinners / ǂr Alessandro Duranti -- ǂt Visions of empire : afterword / ǂr Simon Schaffer
Control code
32509011
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 370 p.
Isbn
9780521483032
Lccn
95019085
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32509011
Label
Visions of empire : voyages, botany, and representations of nature, edited by David Philip Miller and Peter Hanns Reill
Publication
Note
"Published in association with the UCLA Center for Seventeenth- and Eighteenth- Century Studies and the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
ǂt Joseph Banks, empire, and "centers of calculation" in late Hanoverian London / ǂr David Philip Miller -- ǂt Agents of empire : the Banksian collectors and evaluation of new lands / ǂr David Mackay -- ǂt Antipodean exchange : European horticulture and imperial designs / ǂr Alan Frost -- ǂt Disciplining disease : scurvy, the navy, and imperial expansion, 1750-1825 / ǂr Christopher Lawrence -- ǂt Ordering of nature and the ordering of empire : a commentary / ǂr John Gascoigne -- ǂt Purposes of Linnaean travel : a preliminary research report / ǂr Lisbet Koerner -- ǂt Botany in the boudoir and garden : the Banksian context / ǂr Janet Browne -- ǂt "On the banks of the South Sea" : botany and sexual controversy in the late eighteenth century / ǂr Alan Bewell -- ǂt "Implanted in our natures" : humans, plants, and the stories of art / ǂr Martin Kemp -- ǂt Images of ambiguity : eighteenth century microscopy and the neither/nor / ǂr Barbara M. Stafford -- ǂr Global physics and aesthetic empire : Humboldt's physical portrait of the tropics / ǂr Michael Dettelbach -- ǂt Seeing and understanding : a commentary / ǂr Peter Hanns Reill -- ǂt Scientific endeavor and the natives / ǂr Ingjerd Hoëm -- ǂt Mediated encounters with Pacific cultures : three Samoan dinners / ǂr Alessandro Duranti -- ǂt Visions of empire : afterword / ǂr Simon Schaffer
Control code
32509011
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 370 p.
Isbn
9780521483032
Lccn
95019085
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32509011

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