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Wilderness and the American mind

Author: Roderick Nash; Char Miller
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
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A study of America's changing attitude toward wilderness, discussing efforts to protect the Alaskan wilderness, trends in wilderness management, and the international perspective
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roderick Nash; Char Miller
ISBN: 9780300190380 0300190387
OCLC Number: 900883697
Description: xxii, 409 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Roderick Frazier Nash

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Includes a preface and epilogue that brings Wilderness and the American Mind into dialogue with contemporary debates about wilderness. This is a study of changing attitudes toward wilderness during  Read more...

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"One of those rare works that combines exemplary scholarship and readability."-Washington Post Book World (on an earlier edition)

 
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