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Thoreau's country : journey through a transformed landscape

Author: David R Foster; Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at how the land that Thoreau experienced in nineteenth-century New England has changed from open farm land to forrest.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foster, David R., 1954-
Thoreau's country.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607142416
Named Person: Henry David Thoreau; David R Foster; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; David R Foster; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau; Henry David Thoreau
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David R Foster; Henry David Thoreau
ISBN: 0674886453 9780674886452
OCLC Number: 39677896
Description: xiv, 270 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Three landscapes in New England history --
The cultural landscape of New England --
A natural history of woodlands --
The coming of the new forest --
Losses and change --
Stepping back and looking ahead.
Responsibility: David R. Foster.

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Looks at how the land that Thoreau experienced in nineteenth-century New England has changed from open farm land to forrest.

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