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American Wilderness

A New History

American Wilderness
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Ch. 1. American Wilderness--An Introduction, Michael Lewis

Ch. 2. American Wilderness and First Contact, Melanie Perreault

Ch. 3. Religion "Irradiates" the Wilderness, Mark Stoll

Ch. 4. Farm Against Forest, Steven Stoll

Ch. 5. Natural History, Romanticism, and Thoreau, Bradley P. Dean

Ch. 6. The Fate of Wilderness in American Landscape Art: The Dilemmas of "Nature's Nation", Angela Miller

Ch. 7. Wilderness Parks and Their Discontents, Benjamin Johnson

Ch. 8. A Sylvan Prospect: John Muir, Gifford Pinchot, and Early Twentieth-Century Conservatism, Char Miller

Ch. 9. Gender and Wilderness Conservation, Kimberly A. Jarvis

Ch. 10. Putting Wilderness in Context: The Interwar Origins of the Modern Wilderness Idea, Paul Sutter

Ch. 11. Loving the Wild in Postwar America, Mark Harvey

Ch. 12. Wilderness and Conservation Science, Michael Lewis

Ch. 13. Creating Wild Places from Domesticated Landscapes: The Internationalization of the American Wilderness Concept, Christopher Conte

Ch. 14. The Politics of Modern Wilderness, James Morton Turner

Epilogue: Nature, Liberty, and Equality, Donald Worster

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Oxford University Press, USA; March 2007
304 pages; ISBN 9780199883967
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