The Harriman Alaska Expedition Retraced

The Harriman Alaska Expedition Retraced

Author: Thomas S. Litwin

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN: 0813535050

Category: History

Page: 287

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"Following the ship's route, the book addresses wilderness conservation biology and ecology, American history, natural history and anthropology, and travel and exploration."--Jacket.
The Harriman Alaska Expedition Retraced
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Thomas S. Litwin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

"Following the ship's route, the book addresses wilderness conservation biology and ecology, American history, natural history and anthropology, and travel and exploration."--Jacket.
A Souvenir of the Harriman Alaska Expedition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Thomas S. Litwin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1899 - Publisher:

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The Harriman Alaska Expedition of 1899
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: John J. Michalik
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-11 - Publisher: McFarland

In 1899, one of America's wealthiest men assembled an interdisciplinary team of experts--many of whom would become legendary in their fields--to join him, entirely at his expense, on a voyage to the largely unknown territory of Alaska. The Harriman Expedition remains unparalleled in its conception and execution. This book follows
Souvenir of the Harriman Alaska Expedition, May-August, 1899, Volume 1, New York to Cook Inlet
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John J. Michalik
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1899 - Publisher:

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Alaska 1899
Language: en
Pages: 355
Authors: George Bird Grinnell, Polly Burroughs, Victoria Wyatt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1901 - Publisher:

At the height of the Industrial Revolution American business tycoon Edward H. Harriman organized and financed a scientific expedition to Alaska. In the summer of 1899, twenty-five of the finest scientists in the fields of geology, botany, ornithology, and ethnology were gathered for a two-month steamship cruise along the Alaska