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Pioneer conservationists of western America

Wild, Peter

Pioneer conservationists of western America

by Wild, Peter

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Published by Mountain Press Pub. Co. in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Conservationists -- West (U.S.) -- Biography.,
    • Nature conservation -- West (U.S.) -- History.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Wild ; introd. by Edward Abbey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS926.A2 W54
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 246 p. :
      Number of Pages246
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4727181M
      ISBN 100878421076
      LC Control Number78015042

      Description: Founded in , The Western Historical Quarterly, the official journal of the Western History Association, presents original scholarly articles dealing with the North American West - the westward movement from the Atlantic to the Pacific, twentieth-century regional studies, the Spanish borderlands, Native American history, and developments in western Canada, . Popular Western Pioneer Romance Books Showing of 19 Minnesota Bride (North and South #2) by. Lisa M. Prysock (Goodreads Author) (shelved 1 time as western-pioneer-romance) avg rating — 29 ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read Missing: conservationists.

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Illustrations, bibliography, index. To qualify for inclusion in Peter Wild's compilation of pioneer conservationists of Western America, one had to. “In Grinnell: America’s Environmental Pioneer and His Restless Drive to Save the West, the first full-length biography of the man, John Taliaferro seeks to restore [Grinnell] to his rightful place among the giants of the early conservation movement in the United States Alas, our current environmental crises reach well beyond the problems that Grinnell and his clique aimed to solve/5(21).

PIONEER CONSERVATIONISTS OF WESTERN AMERICA By Peter Wild, With an Introduction By Edward Abbey; Mountain Press Publishing Company. Missoula. This book is hard-bound in brown covers in a very nice dust jacket.

Binding is solid and tight. The contents are bright and clean. these books are in overall Very Good Rating: % positive. Peter Wild has written a book for you. An introduction to those leaders’ lives and work, this volume complements his earlier Pioneer Conservationists of Western America.

Wild traces not only the biographies of fifteen prominent eastern conser­ vationists; he also outlines the forces that led to each person’s involvement in Western American Literature : Jim Aton.

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Filled with the usual stunning National Geographic nature photos, this book tells the stories of six pioneering conservationists who fought to preserve the American wilderness: John Muir, Aldo Leopold, Bob Marshall, Rachel Carson, Edward Abbey, and Marjory Stoneman Douglas.

Peter Wild's Pioneer Conservationists of Western America (Missoula, ) described the varied avenues conservation could take. Chapter Six: Paradise Founded. The story of Agnes Lowe, the Eve of Estes, was detailed in The Denver Post over the first two weeks of August, Several other documents relating to that event are in Rocky Mountain National Park files in the.

Pioneer Conservationists of Western America / Peter Wild / Fly the Biggest Piece Back / Steve Smith / Plants of Waterton-Glacier National Parks and the Northern Rockies / Richard J. Shaw / We Seized Our Rifles / Eugene Lee Silliman /. Conservation, Preservation, and Environmental Activism: A Survey of the Historical Literature.

The American people have had a complex relationship with nature. On the one hand, we have exploited the nation's natural resources with devastating speed -- clearing forests, damming rivers, killing wildlife, fouling the air and water with pollutants.

Westward expansion, the 19th-century movement of settlers into the American West, began with the Louisiana Purchase and was fueled by the Gold Rush, the Oregon Trail and a belief in "manifest. Pioneer Conservationists of Western America. By Peter Wild. (Mis-soula, MT:Mountain Press Publishing Company, xxv., pp., illus., bibliography, index, $) Biographical sketches of fifteen conservationists whose activities and writings have done most in promoting stewardship of western lands are presented in this most interesting book.

Robert Cyril Stebbins (Ma – Septem ) was an American herpetologist and illustrator known for his field guides and popular books as well as his studies of reptiles and amphibians. His Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians, first published inis still considered the definitive reference of its kind, owing to both the quality of the illustrations and Alma mater: UCLA.

Pioneer Conservationists of Western America Pioneer Conservationists of Western America. The Frontier: Comparative Studies. The Annals of Iowa, Dec Published on 01/01/ Tweet. A PDF file should load here. If you do not see its contents the file may be temporarily unavailable at the journal website or you do not have a PDF plug-in.Peter went on to write seventeen booklets for the WWS.

For an environmental newspaper called High Country News he wrote a series of biographical-critical essays that were later collected and published in two volumes titled Pioneer Conservationists of Western America.

I first met Peter in person at the WLA meeting in Sioux Falls, SD. First published init focuses on the lynching of three innocent men and the tragedy that ensues when law and order are abandoned.

The result is an emotionally powerful, vivid, and unforgettable re-creation of the Western novel, which Clark transmuted into a universal story about good and evil.