Wilderness And The American Mind

Author: Roderick Frazier Nash
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300153503
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The Los Angeles Times listed it among the one hundred most influential books published in the last quarter century, Outside Magazine included it in a survey of “books that changed our world,” and it has been called the “Book of ...

Wilderness And The American Mind

Author: Roderick Nash
ISBN: 9780300029109
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A fourth edition of Nash's classic study is now available with a new Preface and Epilogue in which the author explores the future of wilderness and reflects on its ethical and biocentric relevance.

Nature S Economy

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521468343
Size: 74.42 MB
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The book includes portraits of Linnaeus, Gilbert White, Darwin, Thoreau, and such key twentieth-century ecologists as Rachel Carson, Frederic Clements, Aldo Leopold, James Lovelock, and Eugene Odum.

Forcing The Spring

Author: Robert Gottlieb
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 9781597267618
Size: 79.11 MB
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This revised edition extends the groundbreaking history and analysis of Forcing the Spring into the present day.

Environmental Communication And The Public Sphere

Author: Robert Cox
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412992095
Size: 78.86 MB
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The Third Edition of Environmental Communication and the Public Sphere by Robert Cox remains the only comprehensive introduction to the growing field of environmental communication.

Wilderness By Design

Author: Ethan Carr
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 9780803263833
Size: 59.59 MB
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Carr delves into the planning and motivations of the people who wanted to preserve America's scenic geography.

The American Conservation Movement

Author: Stephen R. Fox
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299106348
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First published in 1981 by Little, Brown, this book was warmly received as both a biography of Muir and a history of the American conservation movement. It is now available in this new Wisconsin paperback edition.

American Earth

Author: Bill McKibben
Publisher: Library of America
ISBN: 9781598530209
Size: 49.34 MB
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A provocative anthology of top-selected American environmental writings from the past two centuries considers their influence on the ways in which people view the natural world and includes pieces by such figures as Henry David Thoreau, ...

Down To Earth

Author: Ted Steinberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199315019
Size: 28.50 MB
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Written with exceptional clarity, Down to Earth re-envisions the story of America "from the ground up.

The Wilderness World Of John Muir

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618127511
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A collection of Muir's finest nature and environmental writings includes excerpts from all his major works, including Travels in Alaska and My First Summer in the Sierra. Reprint.