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The Resource Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner ; with an introduction by Bernard De Voto

Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner ; with an introduction by Bernard De Voto

Label
Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West
Title
Beyond the hundredth meridian
Title remainder
John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West
Statement of responsibility
by Wallace Stegner ; with an introduction by Bernard De Voto
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Wesley Powell took an expedition down the Colorado River and was later instrumental in getting accurate government surveys made
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
VIA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stegner, Wallace
Dewey number
  • 333.7/2/0924
  • B
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Q143.P8
LC item number
S8 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1897-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
De Voto, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Powell, John Wesley
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Scientists
  • Powell, John Wesley
  • Scientists
  • United States
  • United States, West
  • Powell, John Wesley
  • États-Unis (ouest)
Label
Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner ; with an introduction by Bernard De Voto
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1954
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Threshold -- Plateau province -- Blueprint for a dryland democracy -- Revenue of new discovery -- Opportunity -- Inheritance -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm25821350
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxiii, 438 pages, [20] pages of plates
Isbn
9780140159943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25821350
  • (OCoLC)25821350
Label
Beyond the hundredth meridian : John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West, by Wallace Stegner ; with an introduction by Bernard De Voto
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1954
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Threshold -- Plateau province -- Blueprint for a dryland democracy -- Revenue of new discovery -- Opportunity -- Inheritance -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocm25821350
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xxiii, 438 pages, [20] pages of plates
Isbn
9780140159943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25821350
  • (OCoLC)25821350

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