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The Resource John James Audubon : the making of an American, Richard Rhodes

John James Audubon : the making of an American, Richard Rhodes

Label
John James Audubon : the making of an American
Title
John James Audubon
Title remainder
the making of an American
Statement of responsibility
Richard Rhodes
Title variation
Audubon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the life of John James Audubon, discussing his emigration to New York from France, his marriage to a wellborn English girl, travels across the Appalachians, observations of wilderness birds, creation of his famous book "The Birds of America", and other related topics
Summary
A biography of artist John James Audubon offers a study of his private life, detailing his arrival in America from France in 1803, his life in frontier Kentucky, and his extraordinary images of native American wildlife
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2004.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2004
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
156444
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhodes, Richard
Dewey number
  • 598/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
QL31.A9
LC item number
R524 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Audubon, John James
  • Ornithologists
  • Animal painters
  • Ornithologists
  • Painters
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the making of an American
Label
John James Audubon : the making of an American, Richard Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [481]-489) 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
Control code
19583609
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 514 pages
Isbn
9780375414121
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003069489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(IMchF)fol09141761
Label
John James Audubon : the making of an American, Richard Rhodes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [481]-489) 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
Control code
19583609
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 514 pages
Isbn
9780375414121
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003069489
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(IMchF)fol09141761

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