By Edward H., Jr. Burtt,Gerard Carruthers ,Jr. , William E. Davis,Frank Gill ,Irving N. Rothman ,Rick Wright ,John Kricher
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Alexander Wilson: Enlightened Naturalist (Aperçus: Histories Texts Cultures) by Edward H., Jr. Burtt,Gerard Carruthers ,Jr. , William E. Davis,Frank Gill ,Irving N. Rothman ,Rick Wright ,John Kricher