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Encyclopedia of the environment in American literature

Author: Geoff Hamilton; Brian Jones
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This encyclopedia introduces readers to American poetry, fiction and nonfiction with a focus on the environment (broadly defined as humanity's natural surroundings), from the discovery of America through the present. The work includes biographical and literary entries on material from early explorers and colonists; through Native American creation myths; canonical 18th- and 19th-century works; to more recent  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoff Hamilton; Brian Jones
ISBN: 9780786465415 0786465417
OCLC Number: 796760303
Description: v, 350 pages ; 26 cm
Responsibility: edited by Geoff Hamilton and Brian Jones.

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"This encyclopedia introduces readers to American poetry, fiction and nonfiction with a focus on the environment (broadly defined as humanity's natural surroundings), from the discovery of America through the present. The work includes biographical and literary entries on material from early explorers and colonists; through Native American creation myths; canonical 18th- and 19th-century works; to more recent figures"--Provided by publisher.

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