American Museum of Natural History: 125 Years of Expedition and Discovery
H.N. Abrams, 1995 - Science - 256 pages
The larger-than-life stories in this fascinating book recount the first 125 years of the American Museum of Natural History, in New York, which derives its fame and collections from a spectacular series of expeditions "to the ends of the earth". More than 240 photos, 90 in color, capture all the excitement, danger, and difficulty of exploration and discovery. 10 maps.
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AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: 125 Years of Expedition and DiscoveryUser Review - Kirkus
The golden age of expeditions sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History has more than enough potential to be a riveting picture-book topic, but it gets curiously wooden treatment from ... Read full review
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This celebration of the American Museum of Natural History's first 125 years is chock full of natural and cultural history lessons, as well as being a historical narrative of the museum itself. The ... Read full review