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Raphael Pumpelly: Gentleman Geologist of the Gilded Age

Biography / Memoir

Series: History of American Science and Technology Series

By: P Champlin

272 pages, B/w illus

University of Alabama Press

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #48618 | ISBN: 0817306919
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Biography of one of America's most noted economic geologists. In 1863 he was the first American geologist to explore parts of China, and in the 1880s he discovered glaciers in what is now Glacier National Park.


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