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Whose woods these are : the story of the National Forests

Author: Michael Frome
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, ©1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history and guide to a vast American domain of woods, water, and high wilderness, rich with adventure and information.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Frome, Michael.
Whose woods these are.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1962
(OCoLC)595707028
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Frome
OCLC Number: 492692
Description: 360 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Poetry and politics. The hour was dusk --
The tree and the forest --
Roosevelt faces the public domain --
Pinchot and timber --
pt. 2. Profile of some forests and forest people. Mount Washington and friends --
Green mountain sheep, potash and people --
Pisgah : dawn of American forestry --
Woody, the barefoot ranger --
The big scrub --
Wold of the Kisatchie --
Canoe country --
South of cornucopia --
Trial in the wilderness --
Wilderness sentiment and science --
Earthquake on the forest --
Fire in the west : 1910 --
A fiery western weekend : 1960 --
The ranger --
Pasteur of the white pine --
Los rancheros y rancheritos --
Watering the desert garden --
Loggers of the Olympic peninsula --
Timberline on Mount Hood --
Southern California --
Whose woods these are.
Responsibility: Michael Frome.

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A history and guide to a vast American domain of woods, water, and high wilderness, rich with adventure and information.

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