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Title Georg Forster : voyager, naturalist, revolutionary / Jürgen Goldstein ; translated by Anne Janusch.
Author Goldstein, Jürgen, 1962- author.
Publication Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2019.
Description vi, 264 pages ; 24 cm
Call # B FORSTER G
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: Nature, a perilous word -- Beginnings: 1754-1772 -- Views of nature : the voyage around the world, 1772-1775 -- Interludes: 1776-1788 -- Views of the political : the Revolution, 1789-1793 -- The end : the great perplexity, 1793-1794 -- Epilogue: The mahogany trunk -- Notes -- English-language works -- Bibliography of the German edition -- Index.
Note Originally published: Goldstein, Jürgen, 1962-. Georg Forster : zwischen Freiheit und Naturgewalt. Berlin: Matthes & Seitz Berlin, 2015.
Translated from the German.
Subject Forster, Georg, 1754-1794.
Forster, Georg, 1754-1794. (OCoLC)fst00008624
Authors, German -- 18th century -- Biography.
Naturalists -- Germany -- Biography.
Ethnologists -- Germany -- Biography.
Authors, German. (OCoLC)fst00822051
Ethnologists. (OCoLC)fst00916101
Naturalists. (OCoLC)fst01034543
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
1700-1799
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Addl. Author Janusch, Annie, translator.
Addl. Title Georg Forster : zwischen Freiheit und Naturgewalt. English
Alt Title Georg Forster, voyager, naturalist, revolutionary
ISBN 9780226467351 hardcover alkaline paper
022646735X hardcover alkaline paper

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