Nature and the American: Three Centuries of Changing Attitudes

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U of Nebraska Press, 01.01.1990 - 250 Seiten
Hans Huth was for many years Curator of Decorative Arts at the Art Institute of Chicago and a consultant for the U.S. National Park Service.

For this new Bison Book edition, Douglas H. Strong has written an introduction discussing recent developments in the environmental movement and the contribution of Nature and the American to the burgeoning crusade for nature.

 

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Inhalt

1
vii
Preface
xlv
Scientists Philosophers and Travelers
14
The Romantic Period
30
Play and Rest 54
62
The Poetry of Traveling
71
New Eyes
87
Summer Migration
105
Western Reports
129
Yosemite Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon
148
City Parks and Timberlands
165
The Theodore Roosevelt Era
178
Conservation
192
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Über den Autor (1990)

Douglas H. Strong is a professor of history at San Diego State University and the authorøof Dreamers and Defenders: American Conservationists (1988), also published by the University of Nebraska Press.

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