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Record #164547:

Eighteenth-century naturalists of Hudson Bay / Stuart Houston, Tim Ball, Mary Houston.

Title: Eighteenth-century naturalists of Hudson Bay / Stuart Houston, Tim Ball, Mary Houston.
Author(s): Houston, Stuart.
Ball, Tim.
Houston, Mary.
Date: 2003.
Publisher: Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press
Abstract: Authors show that fur traders in Hudson Bay posts were involved in earliest stirrings of science in North America and collaborated with Native peoples in it. Data included weather information forming longest consecutive series in North America, birds - second largest source of new species for Linnaeus - and Cree names for zoological and botanical species. 8 leading amateurs have own chapters.
Keywords: 394 -- Social life.
551.5 -- Meteorology.
551.58 -- Climatology.
58 -- Botany.
59 -- Zoology.
598.2 -- Birds.
809.7 -- Amerindian languages: Cree.
93"17" -- Eighteenth century.
H3 -- Zoology: vertebrates.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*623) -- Hudson Bay.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*41) : 59[2003]
ISBN: 0773522859
SPRI record no.: 164547

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