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The Resource The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon, Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Ferreira ; cartography by Roy Duenas

The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon, Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Ferreira ; cartography by Roy Duenas

Label
The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon
Title
The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon
Statement of responsibility
Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Ferreira ; cartography by Roy Duenas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents 150 color maps of the Amazon River and its thirteen major tributaries, accompanied by three hundred photos of the river and surrounding rainforest and discussions of the Amazon's ecology
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goulding, Michael
Dewey number
551.48/3/09811
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB1264.A5
LC item number
G68 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barthem, Ronaldo
  • Ferreira, Efrem Jorge Gondim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rivers
  • Geomorphology
  • Stream ecology
  • Amazon River Watershed
Label
The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon, Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Ferreira ; cartography by Roy Duenas
Link
http://www.e-streams.com/es0610/es0610_2792.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-246) 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
Diverse dimensions -- Flow of the rivers -- Colorful rivers and wetlands -- Human footprints -- Eastern wetlands : the Amazon meets the Atlantic -- The Amazon River : the giant -- The Tocantins : the dammed river -- The Xingu and Tapajós rivers : clearwater reflections -- The Madeira : South America's core -- The Purus and Juruá valleys : lands of meandering rivers -- The Ucayali and Marañón valleys : in the shadow of the Andes -- The northwestern tributaries region : where the Equatorial Amazon and the Andes meet -- The Negro and the Trombetas : black and clear waters from ancient lands -- Conclusion : everyone lives downstream
Control code
1607665
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781588341358
Lccn
2002030541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1607665
  • (OCoLC)50479262
Label
The Smithsonian atlas of the Amazon, Michael Goulding, Ronaldo Barthem, Efrem Ferreira ; cartography by Roy Duenas
Link
http://www.e-streams.com/es0610/es0610_2792.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-246) 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
Diverse dimensions -- Flow of the rivers -- Colorful rivers and wetlands -- Human footprints -- Eastern wetlands : the Amazon meets the Atlantic -- The Amazon River : the giant -- The Tocantins : the dammed river -- The Xingu and Tapajós rivers : clearwater reflections -- The Madeira : South America's core -- The Purus and Juruá valleys : lands of meandering rivers -- The Ucayali and Marañón valleys : in the shadow of the Andes -- The northwestern tributaries region : where the Equatorial Amazon and the Andes meet -- The Negro and the Trombetas : black and clear waters from ancient lands -- Conclusion : everyone lives downstream
Control code
1607665
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9781588341358
Lccn
2002030541
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1607665
  • (OCoLC)50479262

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