The Resource No ordinary man : George Mercer Dawson, Lois Winslow-Spragge ; edited by Bradley Lockner

No ordinary man : George Mercer Dawson, Lois Winslow-Spragge ; edited by Bradley Lockner

Label
No ordinary man : George Mercer Dawson
Title
No ordinary man
Title remainder
George Mercer Dawson
Statement of responsibility
Lois Winslow-Spragge ; edited by Bradley Lockner
Creator
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
George Mercer Dawson, famed geologist, includes the surveying of the Yukon and being head of the Geological Survey of Canada among his incredible legacies
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winslow-Spragge, Lois
Dewey number
  • 551.092
  • 551/.092/4
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QE22.D29
LC item number
.W567 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lockner, Bradley John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dawson, George Mercer
  • Geologists
Label
No ordinary man : George Mercer Dawson, Lois Winslow-Spragge ; edited by Bradley Lockner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Toronto [Ont.] : Natural Heritage/Natural History, c1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Editor's Introduction; The ""Little Doctor,"" George Mercer Dawson; A Brief Biography; George and His Grandfather; Childhood Essays; A Boyhood Diary; A Voyage to Great Britain with Father; Summers on the Lower St. Lawrence River; A Voyage by Sail to Great Britain; First Year at the Royal School of Mines, London, 1869-70; Summer 1870, with Parents in Scotland; Second Year at the Royal School of Mines, 1870-71; A Summer of Field Work in the English Lake District; Third Year at the Royal School of Mines, 1871-72
  • Geologist/Naturalist on the British North American Boundary CommissionEnduring Achievements with the Geological Survey of Canada; Life and Exploration on the Western Frontier; Pioneering Work in a New Land: Dawson and the Yukon; Ethnological Endeavours; Glimpses at George's Personal Life; Anna: An Enduring Friend; A Loyal Son and Sibling; Contributions to Queen and Country: The Bering Sea Commission; A Wide-Ranging Mind; Selected Poems of George Mercer Dawson; Science and Exploration in Canada; The Lasting Legacy of George Mercer Dawson; For Further Reading; About the Author; About the Editor
  • Visual CreditsIndex; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781459714519
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000576478
  • (EBL)611092
  • (OCoLC)281674700
  • (SSID)ssj0000211591
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11174590
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000211591
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  • (PQKBWorkID)15064906
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC611092
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00602995
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3256430
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5105556
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5112296
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000576478
Label
No ordinary man : George Mercer Dawson, Lois Winslow-Spragge ; edited by Bradley Lockner
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Toronto [Ont.] : Natural Heritage/Natural History, c1993
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Editor's Introduction; The ""Little Doctor,"" George Mercer Dawson; A Brief Biography; George and His Grandfather; Childhood Essays; A Boyhood Diary; A Voyage to Great Britain with Father; Summers on the Lower St. Lawrence River; A Voyage by Sail to Great Britain; First Year at the Royal School of Mines, London, 1869-70; Summer 1870, with Parents in Scotland; Second Year at the Royal School of Mines, 1870-71; A Summer of Field Work in the English Lake District; Third Year at the Royal School of Mines, 1871-72
  • Geologist/Naturalist on the British North American Boundary CommissionEnduring Achievements with the Geological Survey of Canada; Life and Exploration on the Western Frontier; Pioneering Work in a New Land: Dawson and the Yukon; Ethnological Endeavours; Glimpses at George's Personal Life; Anna: An Enduring Friend; A Loyal Son and Sibling; Contributions to Queen and Country: The Bering Sea Commission; A Wide-Ranging Mind; Selected Poems of George Mercer Dawson; Science and Exploration in Canada; The Lasting Legacy of George Mercer Dawson; For Further Reading; About the Author; About the Editor
  • Visual CreditsIndex; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781459714519
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000576478
  • (EBL)611092
  • (OCoLC)281674700
  • (SSID)ssj0000211591
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11174590
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000211591
  • (PQKBWorkID)10311657
  • (PQKB)10242876
  • (SSID)ssj0001690522
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16540042
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001690522
  • (PQKBWorkID)15064906
  • (PQKB)25079658
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC611092
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00602995
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3256430
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5105556
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5112296
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000576478

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