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, (ebook)

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

Label
Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology
Title
Visions of the land
Title remainder
science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology
Statement of responsibility
Michael A. Bryson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1967-
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Bryson, Michael A.
Dewey number
810.9/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.E25
LC item number
B79 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live e-Pub Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Under the sign of nature
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  • American literature
  • Environmental literature
  • Literature and science
  • Environmental protection in literature
  • Wilderness areas in literature
  • Landscapes in literature
  • Ecology in literature
  • Nature in literature
Label
Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3443989
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 228 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3443989
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443989
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443989
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10495624
  • (CaONFJC)MIL358591
  • (OCoLC)759159950
Label
Visions of the land : science, literature, and the American environment from the era of exploration to the age of ecology, Michael A. Bryson, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3443989
Publication
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 228 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3443989
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3443989
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3443989
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10495624
  • (CaONFJC)MIL358591
  • (OCoLC)759159950

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