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Stories from the Leopold shack : sand county revisited

Author: Estella B Leopold; A Carl Leopold
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In 1934, conservationist Aldo Leopold and his wife Estella bought a barn - the remnant of a farm - and surrounding lands in south-central Wisconsin. The entire Leopold clan - five children in all - worked together to put into practice Aldo's "land ethic," which involved ecological restoration and sustainability. In the process, they established a new way of relating to nature. In 1948, A Sand County Almanac was  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Estella B Leopold; A Carl Leopold
ISBN: 9780190463229 0190463228
OCLC Number: 945884248
Description: xvi, 325 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The shack enterprise --
Winter --
Spring --
Summer --
Fall --
The evolving archery enterprise --
The shack landscape and its restoration : a natural history --
The continuing process of restoration, 1948-present --
The shack idea --
Epilogue : "family and familiarity."
Other Titles: Sand county revisited
Responsibility: Estella B. Leopold ; photographs by A. Carol Leopold.


Estella Leopold, the daughter of revered American ecologist, conservationist and writer Aldo Leopold, whose A Sand County Almanac is an enduring American classic, takes us inside the place where  Read more...


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