The Missouri River journals of John James Audubon / John James Audubon ; edited and with original commentary by Daniel Patterson.
By: Audubon, John James.
Contributor(s): Patterson, Daniel.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2016Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780803294837; 0803294832.Subject(s): Natural history -- Missouri River Valley | Wildlife artists -- United States -- Diaries | Naturalists -- United States -- DiariesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Missouri River Journals of John James Audubon.DDC classification: 508.092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Part 1. Maria Rebecca Audubon, her grandfather's 1843 upper Missouri River journals, and "The great auk speech" -- Part II. Audubon's upper Missouri River expedition of 1843 -- His eminence -- Preparations -- Minnie's Land to St. Louis, March 11-28 -- St. Louis, March 28-April 24 -- St. Louis to the Yellowstone and Fort Union, April 25-June 12 -- Fort Union and the prairies, June 13-August 15 -- Fort Union to St. Louis, August 16-October 19 -- St. Louis to Minnie's Land, October 22-November 7 -- Part III. The three forgotten manuscript journals -- Editorial principles -- The Beinecke partial copy, August 5-13 -- The original field notebook and the Newberry partial copy -- Part IV. Audubon's conservation ethic reconsidered : an analytical history -- How his hunting and conservation ethic have been represented in the biographies -- The lived ethic -- The written ethic -- Epilogue -- Part V. Appendixes: Editorial principles; The 1843 diary of John G. Bell; The 1843 diary of Isaac Sprague; Audubon's "George Catlin" powder horn from the upper Missouri expedition; "The pet bear" : an unpublished episode.
"The first accurate transcription of John James Audubon's 1843 journals, which includes recently discovered and previously unpublished journal entries detailing his last expedition along the upper Missouri River"--Provided by publisher.
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