Jean Louis Berlandier and the Exploration of Northern Mexico and Texas
By Russell M. Lawson
$45.00 Hardcover 978-0-8263-5217-0 November 2012
In 1826, Jean Louis Berlandier, a French naturalist, was part of a team sent to explore what is now northern Mexico and the Gulf Coast of Texas. Here, historian Russell Lawson tells the story of this multinational expedition, using Berlandier's copious records as a way of conveying his view of the natural environment.