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Author Chura, Patrick, 1964-

Title Thoreau the land surveyor / Patrick Chura

Publ Info Gainesville, Fla. : University Press of Florida, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PS3053 .C47 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PS3053 C47 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 212 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The surveyor and the state -- Material to mythology -- Walden, Cape Cod, and the duty of the coast survey -- The skillful engineer -- Serving Admetus -- The science of the field notes -- The Concord surveyor and the Kansas surveyor -- "I am a surveyor"
LC subject Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Knowledge -- Surveying
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography
Surveyors -- United States -- Biography
Surveying -- United States -- History -- 19th century
ISBN 9780813041476 (pbk)
9780813034935 (alk. paper)
0813034930 (alk. paper)