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William Campbell Steere was an American botanist known as an expert on bryophytes , especially arctic and tropical American species.

Background

Steig, William was born on November 14, 1907 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Laura (Ebel) Steig.

Education

He earned his PhD from the University of Michigan in 1932, then taught botany at Michigan for 21 years, becoming chairman of the botany department.

Career

He then spent 8 years at Stanford University as professor and dean of the Graduate Division, before joining the New York Botanical Garden as director and then president. He is commemorated in the names of the plant genera Steereocolea, Steerea, Steereobryon, and Steerella. Additionally Mount Steere in Antarctica is named for him.

The standard author abbreviation Steere is used to indicate this individual as the author when citing a botanical name.

Works

book The Amazing Bone book Our Miserable Life book Absinthe & Flamethrowers: Projects and Ruminations on the Art of Living Dangerously book Where the Wild Things Are, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Doctor De Soto, & Owl Moon book The Glory and the Dream, a Narrative Hsitory of America 1932-1972 (volume 1) book Doctor De Soto Goes to Africa book Strutters and Fretters: Or the Inescapable Self book Doctor De Soto book Tiffky Doofky book The glory and the dream: a narrative history of America, 1932-1972 ( Vol. I ) book The Glory and the Dream Volume Two book Doctor De Soto book and CD storytime set (Paperback Book and CD Storytime Set) book Gorky Rises book Silvestre y la Piedrecita Magica = Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Spanish Edition) book Amos & Boris book Amos & Boris (Hardback) - Common book The bad island book Roland, The Minstrel Pig book Amos y Boris (Spanish Edition) book Solomon, the Rusty Nail book An eye for elephants book Piano For The Small Fry Prep Book 1-B book The Glory and the Dream: A Narrative History of America, 1932-1972 book Caleb and Kate book Drawing Ideas: A Hand-Drawn Approach for Better Design book Gone Fishin\': Ruminations on Fly Fishing book Irene La Valiente \/ Brave Irene (Live Oak Readalong) (Spanish Edition) book Tiffky Doofky (Sunburst Book) book The Glory and the Dream  Vol 1 & 2 book [ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble [With CD (Audio)] BY Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 2012 book [ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble [With CD (Audio)] Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 2012 book [ Doctor de Soto Goes to Africa (Revised) Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 1994 book Hueso Prodigioso (The Amazing Bone) (Spanish Edition) book SOLOMON THE RUSTY NAIL by William Steig (1988 Softcover Trumpet Club Special Edition) book Piano For The Small Fry Prep Book 1A Flashcards book [ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 1987 book Grown-Ups Get to Do All the Driving by William Steig [Carolrhoda Books, 2003] Library Binding [Library Binding] book The Real Thief by Steig, William [Square Fish, 2007] Paperback [Paperback] book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by Steig, William [Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2005] Hardcover [Hardcover] book [ Brave Irene Storytime Set BY Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 2013 book William Steig set of 2 books: Sylvester and the Magic Pebble(Caldecott Medal Book) and Potch and Polly book Grown-ups Get to Do All the Driving (Carolrhoda Picture Books) (Hardback) - Common book Roland The Minstrel Pig by William Steig book Grown-Ups Get to Do All the Driving (Carolrhoda Picture Books) book Sylvester & the Magic Pebble book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble: Novel-Ties Study Guide (Little Novel-Ties) book [ Tiffky Doofky Steig, William ( Author ) ] { Paperback } 2014 book Piano For The Small Fry Prep Book 1A Book\/Flashcard Set book William Steig Set of 3 Books (Doctor De Soto (Newbery Honor Book) ~ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Caldecott Medal Book) ~ The Amazing Bone (Caldecott Honor Book)) book Brave Irene book Brave Irene Storytime Set book By William Steig - Brave Irene (1st) (9.1.1986) book [ Cdb! By Steig, William ( Author ) Paperback 2003 ] book The Glory and the Dream book The Steig album, seven complete books book A proper answer to the By-stander. Wherein is shewn I. That there is no necessity for, but infallible ruin in the maintenance of a large regular (or mercenary) land force in this island. II. That by keeping up a standing army for preventing an invasion, w book Piano For The Small Fry Prep Book 1A book Brave Irene AUDIO CD book Glory & the Dream 1932 1972 Volume2 book Doctor De Soto (Korean Edition) \uCE58\uACFC\uC758\uC0AC \uB4DC\uC18C\uD1A0\uC120\uC0DD\uB2D8(\uBE44\uB8E1\uC18C \uADF8\uB9BC\uB3D9\uD654 009) book Silvestre y La Piedrecita Magica \/ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Spanish Edition) book Doctor De Soto (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) book The Glory and the Dream: A Narrative History of America 1932-1972 -Vol.II book The agony in the kindergarten; book Best in Children\'s Books Volume 36: Noah\'s Ark, Pocahontas, Fisherman & His Wife, Mrs Piggle-Wiggle\'s Won\'t-Pick-Up-Toys Cure, Fairies, Wright Brothers, Lovely Time, Trip to the Pond, Chief Dooley\'s Busy Day, Tell Me about People, Let\'s Go to Greece book The Zabajaba Jungle book Doctor De Soto Goes to Africa (Korean Edition) \uC544\uD504\uB9AC\uCE74\uC5D0 \uAC04 \uB4DC\uC18C\uD1A0 \uC120\uC0DD\uB2D8 book Amos & Boris by Steig,William. [1992] Paperback book William Steig Collection: Sylvester and the magic Pebble - Gorky Rises - Brave Irene - Doctor De Soto - Doctor Desoto Goes to Africa (Children Story Books) book The Glory and the Dream, a Narrative History of America 1932-1972, 2 Volume Set book Till Death Do Us Part book Piano for the Small Fry Prep Book 1-A book Amos y Boris (Spanish Edition) by Steig, William (1999) Paperback book Gloria\'s Heaven: Till Death Do Us Not Part book The Real Thief. Story and Pictures By William Steig book Brave Irene Storytime Set by Steig, William (2013) Paperback book Doctor De Soto book and CD storytime set (Paperback Book and CD Storytime Set) by Steig, William (2012) Paperback book Doctor DeSoto, Doctor De Soto - Paperback - Scholastic Edition 1982 book Persistent Faces book Caleb and Kate by Steig, William (1986) Paperback book Tiffky Doofky by Steig, William (2014) Paperback book Doctor De Soto Goes to Africa by Steig, William (1994) Paperback book Cdb! by Steig, William (2000) Hardcover book The Amazing Bone by Steig, William (2011) Paperback book The Rejected Lovers book Spinky Sulks by Steig, William (1988) Hardcover book Amos & Boris by William Steig (2009) Paperback book All embarrassed, book All Embarrassed . Foreword by Arthur Steig. book The Agony in the Kindergarten, signed with original drawing by Steig book The Glory and the Dream vol 1 book Roland, The Minstrel Pig Hardcover - 1968 book CDB! book Sylvester and the Magic Pebble book Silvestre Y La Piedrecita Magica \/ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Live Oak Readalong) (Spanish Edition) book [(Amos & Boris )] [Author: William Steig] [Dec-2011] book [(Amos & Boris )] [Author: William Steig] [Jan-1971] book [(Amos & Boris )] [Author: William Steig] [Sep-2009] book Dominic book The Real Thief book TIFFKY DOOFKY [ 1st ] book [(Gorky Rises )] [Author: William Steig] [Sep-1986] book Brave Irene \/Irene, La Valiente (Mirasol \/Libros Juveniles) (Spanish Edition) book [(Brave Irene )] [Author: William Steig] [Dec-2011] book [(Brave Irene )] [Author: William Steig] [Oct-2011] book Spinky Sulks book [(Spinky Sulks )] [Author: William Steig] [Jun-2011] book Our Miserable Life Paperback - November, 1990 book Strutters & Fretters- book Zeke Pippin book [(Zeke Pippin )] [Author: William Steig] [May-1997] book Grown-Ups Get To Do All The Driving (Korean Edition) book Grown-Ups Get to Do All the Driving (Picture Books) by William Steig (2003) Library Binding book [(Grown-ups Get to Do All the Driving )] [Author: William Steig] [Aug-2004] book The Toy Brother book Made for Each Other book Wizzil book [(Wizzil )] [Author: William Steig] [Aug-2000] book [(Wizzil )] [Author: William Steig] [Sep-2000] book [(Cdb! )] [Author: William Steig] [May-2003] book By William Steig - Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (9\/25\/05) book Silvestre Y La Piedrecita Magica \/ Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Live Oak Readalong) (Spanish Edition) by Steig, William (2005) Paperback book [ AMOS & BORIS ] BY Steig, William ( Author ) Sep - 2009 [ Paperback ] book [(The Real Thief )] [Author: William Steig] [Oct-2007] book [ The Real Thief ] By Steig, William ( Author ) [ 2007 ) [ Paperback ] book The Real Thief by Steig, William (2007) Paperback book [(The Amazing Bone )] [Author: William Steig] [Jul-2011] book [(The Amazing Bone )] [Author: William Steig] [Sep-1976] book [ [ [ Gorky Rises (Sunburst)[ GORKY RISES (SUNBURST) ] By Steig, William ( Author )Sep-01-1986 Paperback book Doctor De Soto (Live Oak Readalong Book and CD) (Spanish Edition) by Steig, William (2005) Paperback book [(Doctor de Soto )] [Author: William Steig] [Apr-2010] book Noah\'s Ark - Pocahontas - Fisherman & His Wife - Mrs Piggle-Wiggle\'s Won\'t Pick Up Toys Cure - Fairies - Wright Brothers pioneers of Flight - Lovely Time - Trip to the Pond - Chief Dooley\'s Busy Day - Tell Me About People - ( Best in Children\'s Books ) book The Toy Brother by Steig, William (1996) Hardcover book The Toy Brother Hardcover - February, 1996 book The Toy Brothers 1998 book Small Fry, book Dreams of glory, and other drawings book The Glory And The Dream - Narrative History Of America, 1932-1972