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The Resource A thinking person's guide to America's national parks : 23 essays on America's national parks, edited by Robert Manning, Rolf Diamant, Nora Mitchell and David Harmon ; foreword by Denis Galvin

A thinking person's guide to America's national parks : 23 essays on America's national parks, edited by Robert Manning, Rolf Diamant, Nora Mitchell and David Harmon ; foreword by Denis Galvin

Label
A thinking person's guide to America's national parks : 23 essays on America's national parks
Title
A thinking person's guide to America's national parks
Title remainder
23 essays on America's national parks
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Manning, Rolf Diamant, Nora Mitchell and David Harmon ; foreword by Denis Galvin
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.78/30973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1958-
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  • Manning, Robert E.
  • Diamant, Rolf
  • Mitchell, Nora
  • Harmon, David
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  • National parks and reserves
  • National parks and reserves
  • Nature conservation
  • Landscape protection
  • National parks and reserves
Label
A thinking person's guide to America's national parks : 23 essays on America's national parks, edited by Robert Manning, Rolf Diamant, Nora Mitchell and David Harmon ; foreword by Denis Galvin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Contributors of essays: Brenda Barrett, Leah Bremer, Jessica Brown, Megan Camp, Joseph Corn, Jennifer Cirillo, Michael Creasey, Rolf Diamant, David Graber, David Harmon, Thomas Hudspeth, Melia Lane-Kamehele, Edward Linenthal, Robert Manning, John Maounis, Rebecca Stanfield McCown, Robert McIntosh, Ben Minteer, Brent Mitchell, Nora Mitchell, Dwight Pitcaithley, John Reynolds, Taylor Ricketts, Michael Soukup, Vanessa Torres, Karen Treviøo, and William Tweed"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From national parks to a national park system -- Sense of place -- Campaign for conservation -- "Places to play in" -- Lifelong learning -- Conserving biodiversity -- Dynamic nature -- Reservoirs of knowledge -- Wilderness preserves -- Indigenous voices -- Engagement -- From civil war to civil rights -- Machines and ingenuity -- Storied landscapes -- Treasures of the nation -- Urban national parks -- Community conservation -- Parks in partnership -- Parks beyond borders -- New park resources -- Practicing sustainability -- Deep engagement -- Sources and resources -- Index of national parks
Control code
BK0017276178
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780807600191
Lccn
2015038434
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A thinking person's guide to America's national parks : 23 essays on America's national parks, edited by Robert Manning, Rolf Diamant, Nora Mitchell and David Harmon ; foreword by Denis Galvin
Publication
Note
"Contributors of essays: Brenda Barrett, Leah Bremer, Jessica Brown, Megan Camp, Joseph Corn, Jennifer Cirillo, Michael Creasey, Rolf Diamant, David Graber, David Harmon, Thomas Hudspeth, Melia Lane-Kamehele, Edward Linenthal, Robert Manning, John Maounis, Rebecca Stanfield McCown, Robert McIntosh, Ben Minteer, Brent Mitchell, Nora Mitchell, Dwight Pitcaithley, John Reynolds, Taylor Ricketts, Michael Soukup, Vanessa Torres, Karen Treviøo, and William Tweed"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From national parks to a national park system -- Sense of place -- Campaign for conservation -- "Places to play in" -- Lifelong learning -- Conserving biodiversity -- Dynamic nature -- Reservoirs of knowledge -- Wilderness preserves -- Indigenous voices -- Engagement -- From civil war to civil rights -- Machines and ingenuity -- Storied landscapes -- Treasures of the nation -- Urban national parks -- Community conservation -- Parks in partnership -- Parks beyond borders -- New park resources -- Practicing sustainability -- Deep engagement -- Sources and resources -- Index of national parks
Control code
BK0017276178
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9780807600191
Lccn
2015038434
Other physical details
ill.

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