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Carl Linnaeus; pioneer of modern botany.

by Alice Dickinson

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778.,
  • Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778.

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the eighteenth century Swedish botanist whose system of classifying and naming plants brought uniformity and consistency to the science of taxonomy.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesImmortals of science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH44 .D5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 209 p.
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5541119M
    LC Control Number67018897

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    The bibliography of Carl Linnaeus includes academic works about botany, zoology, nomenclature and taxonomy written by the Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus (–). Linnaeus laid the foundations for the modern scheme of binomial nomenclature and is known as the father of modern taxonomy. His most famous works is Systema Naturae which is considered as the starting point for zoological. Carl Linnaeus was born in Småland in southern Sweden in He was a pioneer in the classification of living system of classification he devised is called Linnaean an taxonomy is used even to this day, with many modifications.

    Carl Linnaeus was born on , in Råshult, Sweden, the eldest of Nils and Christina Linnaeus's five children. Two years after his birth his father became the minister at Stenbrohult, Sweden. It was there that his father, who was a lover of flowers, introduced botany (the study of plants) to Carl at a .   The Swedish naturalist and physician Carl Linnaeus () – the father of modern taxonomy - has been described as a “pioneer of information retrieval”.


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Carl Linnaeus book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). Get this from a library. Carl Linnaeus: pioneer of modern botany. [Alice Dickinson] -- A biography of the eighteenth century Swedish botanist whose system of classifying and naming plants brought uniformity and consistency to the science of taxonomy.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC. CARL LINNAEUS: Pioneer of Modern Botany. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: who has essayed science with good results in the First Book series, follows the young Linnaeus as a student of theology and as a botanical explorer; she also gives a lucid summary of his major contributions to the field.

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Publication date Topics Linné, Carl von,Linné, Carl von, Publisher New York Pages: Carl Linnaeus, Pioneer of Modern Botany combines the story of his life with a clear exposition and evaluation of his contribution to botanical science. 原文摘录 From that time on, Linnaeus' health declined rapidly and his brain was often befogged.

He spent the summer of at Hammarby. Biography of Linnaeus He was born onat Stenbrohult, in the province of Småland in southern Sweden. His father, Nils Ingemarsson Linnaeus, was both an avid gardener and a Lutheran pastor, and Carl showed a deep love of plants and a fascination with their names from a very early age.

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Watts edition, in English. Carolus Linnaeus - Carolus Linnaeus - Other contributions: Beyond his work in botany and scientific classification, Linnaeus directed a host of activities for the betterment of his home country.

An ardent believer in cameralist economy, a “science” that attempted to improve bureaucratic practices in order to strengthen the monarchy’s position, Linnaeus held that a country’s welfare. Carolus Linnaeus is one of the giants of natural science. He devised the formal two-part naming system we use to classify all lifeforms.

A well-known example of his two-part system is the dinosaur Tyrannosaurus rex; another is our own species Homo sapiens. Linnaeus pushed the science of biology to new heights by describing and classifying our own human species in precisely the same way as he. Carl Linnaeus Background.

Carl Linnaeus was born in the village of Råshult in Småland, Sweden, as the first child of Nicolaus (Nils) Ingemarsson (who later adopted the family name Linnæus), a Lutheran minister and amateur botanist, and his wife Christina Brodersonia. Linnaeus’ father began teaching him basic Latin, religion, and geography at an early age.

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Carl von Linne (), better known as Linnaeus, brought order out of chaos in the natural sciences of the 18th century by developing a system of scientific nomenclature that quickly became — and still remains — the international standard.

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Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders. Try. Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address Author: Alice Dickinson. Enlightenment botany was replete with sexual symbolism—to the extent that many botanical textbooks were widely considered pornographic.

Carl Linnaeus's controversial new system for classifying plants based on their sexual characteristics, as well as his use of language resonating with erotic allusions, provoked intense public debate over the morality of botanical : $ Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Read, borrow, and discover more than 3M books for free. Carl Linnaeus, also known after his ennoblement as Carl von Linné, was a Swedish botanist, zoologist, and physician who formalised binomial nomenclature, the modern system of naming organisms.

He is known as the "father of modern taxonomy". Many of his writings were in Latin, and his name is rendered in Latin as Carolus Linnæus. Carl Linnaeus (/ l ɪ ˈ n iː ə s, l ɪ ˈ n eɪ ə s /; 23 May – 10 January ), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von Linné (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈkɑːɭ fɔn lɪˈneː] ()), was a Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist who formalised binomial nomenclature, the modern system of naming is known as the "father of modern taxonomy".Enlightenment botany was replete with sexual symbolism -- to the extent that many botanical textbooks were widely considered pornographic.

Carl Linnaeus's controversial new system for classifying plants based on their sexual characteristics, as well as his use of language resonating with erotic allusions, provoked intense public debate over the morality of botanical study/5(2).

Carl Linnaeus (), father of modern taxonomy, was one of the most important scientists of the eighteenth century. This biography was written by Richard Pulteney (), a physician and botanist who greatly admired Linnaeus' methods and aimed to promote them in England.

The first edition was published in and contains a thorough account of the major works of Linnaeus .