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The Resource Experiencing nature : the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution, Antonio Barrera-Osorio

Experiencing nature : the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution, Antonio Barrera-Osorio

Label
Experiencing nature : the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution
Title
Experiencing nature
Title remainder
the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution
Statement of responsibility
Antonio Barrera-Osorio
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
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Barrera-Osorio, Antonio
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science
  • Science
  • Science
  • Latin America
  • Spain
  • Spain
Label
Experiencing nature : the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution, Antonio Barrera-Osorio
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-204) and index
Contents
Searching the land for commodities -- A chamber of knowledge: the Casa de la Contratación and its empirical methods -- Communities of experts: artisans and innovation in the New World -- Circuits of information: reports from the New World -- Books of nature: scholars, natural history, and the New World -- Conclusions: the politics of knowledge -- Appendix 1. Pilots and cosmographers at the Casa de la Contratación -- Appendix 2. Instruments -- Appendix 3. Spanish scientific books
Control code
ocm60312544
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 211 p.
Isbn
9780292709812
Lccn
2005011166
Other physical details
ill., maps, facsims.
Label
Experiencing nature : the Spanish American empire and the early scientific revolution, Antonio Barrera-Osorio
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-204) and index
Contents
Searching the land for commodities -- A chamber of knowledge: the Casa de la Contratación and its empirical methods -- Communities of experts: artisans and innovation in the New World -- Circuits of information: reports from the New World -- Books of nature: scholars, natural history, and the New World -- Conclusions: the politics of knowledge -- Appendix 1. Pilots and cosmographers at the Casa de la Contratación -- Appendix 2. Instruments -- Appendix 3. Spanish scientific books
Control code
ocm60312544
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 211 p.
Isbn
9780292709812
Lccn
2005011166
Other physical details
ill., maps, facsims.

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