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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

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

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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
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
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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
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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
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt6wrq9q
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-214) and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
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Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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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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1 online resource (xvii, 228 pages).
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online
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9780813921723
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rdamedia
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