skip to content
The call of the wild: 1900-1916. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The call of the wild: 1900-1916.

Author: Roderick Nash
Publisher: New York, G. Braziller [1970]
Series: American culture, 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nash, Roderick.
Call of the wild: 1900-1916.
New York, G. Braziller [1970]
(OCoLC)558082378
Online version:
Nash, Roderick.
Call of the wild: 1900-1916.
New York, G. Braziller [1970]
(OCoLC)608130493
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roderick Nash
ISBN: 0807605522 9780807605523 0807605514 9780807605516
OCLC Number: 89481
Description: xvii, 332 pages illustrations, facsimiles, portraits 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Roderick Nash --
I. Environment --
The birth of the Boy Scouts --
The dilemma of urban growth --
Rejuvenation through conservation --
The virtues of nature --
Environmenal tastes --
Rural uplift and nature education --
Responses to the vanishing frontier --
Fundamental frontier virtues --
Use verses beauty --
II. Arts --
Styles of decoration and design --
Wealth against taste --
Conflicting philosophies of architecture --
Building and values --
Literary rebellion --
Rebillion in music --
Rebellion in poetry --
An art is born --
The potential of motion pictures --
The response to "modern" art --
Rebellion in painting --
III. Work and play --
The new humor --
Comic strips and comic art --
The searchlight of satire --
Heroes of popular fiction --
The showgirl --
Motor sports --
The sport of scandal --
Refinements in advertising rechnique --
Why they play ball --
The gospel of production --
Patterns of work and play --
Men and machines.
Series Title: American culture, 6.
Responsibility: Edited, with introd. and notes, by Roderick Nash.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/89481> # The call of the wild: 1900-1916.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "89481" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/917.303911/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Event/1865_1918> ; # 1865-1918
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Person/nash_roderick> ; # Roderick Nash
   schema:datePublished "1970" ;
   schema:description "Introduction / Roderick Nash -- I. Environment -- The birth of the Boy Scouts -- The dilemma of urban growth -- Rejuvenation through conservation -- The virtues of nature -- Environmenal tastes -- Rural uplift and nature education -- Responses to the vanishing frontier -- Fundamental frontier virtues -- Use verses beauty -- II. Arts -- Styles of decoration and design -- Wealth against taste -- Conflicting philosophies of architecture -- Building and values -- Literary rebellion -- Rebillion in music -- Rebellion in poetry -- An art is born -- The potential of motion pictures -- The response to "modern" art -- Rebellion in painting -- III. Work and play -- The new humor -- Comic strips and comic art -- The searchlight of satire -- Heroes of popular fiction -- The showgirl -- Motor sports -- The sport of scandal -- Refinements in advertising rechnique -- Why they play ball -- The gospel of production -- Patterns of work and play -- Men and machines."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/464465> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Series/american_culture> ; # American culture ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Series/the_american_culture> ; # The American culture,
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608130493> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/558082378> ;
   schema:name "The call of the wild: 1900-1916."@en ;
   schema:productID "89481" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/89481#PublicationEvent/new_york_g_braziller1970> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Agent/g_braziller> ; # G. Braziller
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807605516> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807605523> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/89481> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Person/nash_roderick> # Roderick Nash
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Nash" ;
   schema:givenName "Roderick" ;
   schema:name "Roderick Nash" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Series/american_culture> # American culture ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/89481> ; # The call of the wild: 1900-1916.
   schema:name "American culture ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/464465#Series/the_american_culture> # The American culture,
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/89481> ; # The call of the wild: 1900-1916.
   schema:name "The American culture," ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807605516>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0807605514" ;
   schema:isbn "9780807605516" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780807605523>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0807605522" ;
   schema:isbn "9780807605523" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/558082378>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Call of the wild: 1900-1916." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/89481> ; # The call of the wild: 1900-1916.
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608130493>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Call of the wild: 1900-1916." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/89481> ; # The call of the wild: 1900-1916.
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.