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Twentieth-century New England land conservation : a heritage of civic engagement

Author: Charles H W Foster
Publisher: Petersham, Mass. : Harvard Forest ; Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2009.
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Written by and about New Englanders, this book is relevant to others attempting to address conservation problems on a regional basis. It includes stories of people acting the New England way -  Read more...

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Twentieth-century New England land conservation.
Petersham, Mass. : Harvard Forest ; Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Disbributed by Harvard University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)608434169
Online version:
Twentieth-century New England land conservation.
Petersham, Mass. : Harvard Forest ; Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Disbributed by Harvard University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)613017635
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles H W Foster
ISBN: 9780674032897 0674032896
OCLC Number: 261174539
Description: xvi, 388 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Charles H.W. Foster --
Preface / Judson D. Hale, Sr. --
Land conservation in New England : an introductory overview / Charles H.W. Foster --
A certain persistence of character : land conservation in Maine 1900-2000 / Thomas A. Urquhart --
New Hampshire : common ground / James C. Collins and Richard Ober --
Unspoiled Vermont : the nature of conservation in the Green Mountain State / Robert McCullough, Clare Ginger, and Michelle Baumflek --
Environmental conservation in Massachusetts : a twentieth-century overview / Charles H.W. Foster --
The Rhode Island conservation story : back from crisis / Peter B. Lord --
Rescuing Connecticut : a story of land saving actions / Russell L. Brenneman --
Federal land conservation in New England : crisis, response, and adaptation / Robert W. McIntosh, Rolf Diamant, and Nora J. Mitchell --
The past as prologue / Charles H.W. Foster.
Responsibility: edited by Charles H.W. Foster.

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