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The wilderness idea

Author: Lawrence R HottDiane GareyKen ChowderHume CronynKen DruryAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Direct Cinema Ltd., [1989?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English : Standard formatView all editions and formats
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An analysis of the professional rivalry between preservationist John Muir (founder of the Sierra Club) and utilitarianist Gifford Pinchot (first chief of the U.S. Forest Service), focusing especially on their debate over the Hetch Hetchy reservoir proposition of 1913.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
History
Nonfiction television programs
Biographies
Named Person: John Muir; Gifford Pinchot; John Muir; Gifford Pinchot; John Muir; Gifford Pinchot
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence R Hott; Diane Garey; Ken Chowder; Hume Cronyn; Ken Drury; Philip Bosco; Allen Moore; Sharon Sachs; Richard Einhorn; Florentine Films.; Direct Cinema Ltd.
ISBN: 1559742895 9781559742894
OCLC Number: 31107511
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Originally produced as an episode the documentary television program The American experience in 1989.
"Part one of a two-part series with 'Wild by law : the growth of environmentalism and the creation of The Wilderness Act'"--Container.
Credits: Cinematography, Allen Moore ; editor, Sharon Sachs ; music, Richard Einhorn.
Performer(s): Narrator, Hume Cronyn ; voices: Ken Drury (Muir), Philip Bosco (Pinchot).
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, NTSC.
Other Titles: Wild by law : the growth of environmentalism and the creation of The Wilderness Act.
John C. Muir, Gifford Pinchot, and the first great battle for wilderness
American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: a film by Lawrence Hott and Diane Garey ; a production of Florentine Films ; writer, Ken Chowder.

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An analysis of the professional rivalry between preservationist John Muir (founder of the Sierra Club) and utilitarianist Gifford Pinchot (first chief of the U.S. Forest Service), focusing especially on their debate over the Hetch Hetchy reservoir proposition of 1913.

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