U.S. Coast Survey vs. Naval Hydrographic Office: A 19th-Century Rivalry in Science and Politics

U.S. Coast Survey vs. Naval Hydrographic Office: A 19th-Century Rivalry in Science and Politics

By: Thomas Manning (author)Paperback

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This historical study examines a crucial phase of the relations of science and politics in the post-Civil War period: the long rivalry between the civilian Coast Survey and the military Hydrographic office, both government science agencies.

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  • ISBN13: 9780817350802
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 216
  • ID: 9780817350802
  • ISBN10: 0817350802

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