Tending The Wild

Author: Kat Anderson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520248519
Size: 59.73 MB
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Demonstrates how Native American knowledge and uses of California's natural resources can contribute to contemporary conservation efforts, exploring the land management practices that Native Americans recall from their grandparents, such as ...

Tending The Wild

Author: M. Kat Anderson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520933109
Size: 61.99 MB
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But as this groundbreaking book demonstrates, what Muir was really seeing when he admired the grand vistas of Yosemite and the gold and purple flowers carpeting the Central Valley were the fertile gardens of the Sierra Miwok and Valley ...

Tending The Wild

Author: Kat Anderson
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520238567
Size: 63.49 MB
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"This is a highly significant—one might argue revolutionary—book.

Keeping It Living

Author: Douglas Deur
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 9780774812672
Size: 75.86 MB
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Keeping It Living brings together some of the world’smost prominent specialists on Northwest Coast cultures to examinetraditional cultivation practices from Oregon to Southeast Alaska.

The Tanoak Tree

Author: Frederica Bowcutt
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295805935
Size: 56.88 MB
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The end of the book focuses on hopeful changes including reintroduction of low-intensity burning to reduce conifer competition for tanoaks, emerging disease resistance in some trees, and new partnerships among tanoak defenders, including ...

California Foraging

Author: Judith Lowry
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604696389
Size: 59.50 MB
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In wetlands gather cattail pollen for golden pancakes. Plan a foraged feast. A passionate wild foods and native plants expert, Judith Larner Lowry tracks down local varieties and traditions.

Into The Wild

Author: Jon Krakauer
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330469983
Size: 72.54 MB
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By examining the true story of Chris McCandless, a young man, who in 1992 walked deep into the Alaskan wilderness and whose SOS note and emaciated corpse were found four months later, internationally bestselling author Jon Krakauer explores ...

Native American Gardening

Author: Gilbert L. Wilson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486440214
Size: 33.80 MB
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How the Hidatsa of North Dakota planted, harvested, and stored their food. Methods of lasting value to modern organic gardeners and farmers. 40 figures, 10 illustrations on 5 plates.

Planting The Wild Garden

Author: Kathryn O. Galbraith
Publisher: Peachtree Pub Limited
ISBN: 9781561457915
Size: 56.20 MB
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Shares the ways wind, water, and birds disperse seeds to create the wild garden.

Tending The Heart Of Virtue

Author: Vigen Guroian
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195152647
Size: 61.88 MB
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Throughout, Guroian highlights the classical moral virtues such as courage, goodness, and honesty, especially as they are understood in traditional Christianity.