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The Resource Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (electronic resource)

Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (electronic resource)

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Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology
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Visions of the land
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science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology
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Michael A. Bryson
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eng
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (electronic resource)
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Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-214) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"I saw visions": John Charles Fremont and the explorer"-scientist as nineteenth-century hero -- "The evidence of my ruin": Richard Byrd's Antarctic sojourn -- "A strange and terrible woman land": Charlotte Perkins Gilman's scientific utopia -- "A unit of country well defined in nature": John Wesley Powell and the scientific management of the American West -- "The earth is the common home of all": Susan Fenimore Cooper's investigations of a settled landscape -- "The relentless drive of life": Rachel Carson's and Loren Eiseley's reformulation of science and nature
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xvii, 228 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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