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The Lives of Dillon Ripley
Natural Scientist, Wartime Spy, and Pioneering Leader of the Smithsonian Institution
Roger D. Stone

University Press of New England



Contents

• Foreword, by Tom Lovejoy
• Introduction
• Growing Up Golden
• Birds of Many Feathers
• Asian and Other Adventures
• Pleasantly Busy in New Haven
• Defining a New Culture
• Displaying the Nation’s Art
• Media Ventures and Scholarly Triumph
• Building Smithsonian U.
• Waves of Complaints
• Science and Conservation
• Retiring the Crown
• Acknowledgments
• Chronology
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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