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Discovering Alexander von Humboldt

Discovering Alexander von Humboldt

Almost forgotten today — at least in the English-speaking world — in his day Humboldt was described by Ralph Waldo Emerson as the most famous man after Napoleon and “one of those wonders of the world.”Alexander von Humboldt revolutionized the Western conception of nature by describing it as an interconnected living web. - Andrea Wulf … Continua a leggere Discovering Alexander von Humboldt