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The Resource From coastal wilderness to fruited plain : a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present, Gordon G. Whitney

From coastal wilderness to fruited plain : a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present, Gordon G. Whitney

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From coastal wilderness to fruited plain : a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present
Title
From coastal wilderness to fruited plain
Title remainder
a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Gordon G. Whitney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Whitney, Gordon Graham
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF503
LC item number
.W53 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscape changes
  • Nature
  • Biotic communities
Label
From coastal wilderness to fruited plain : a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present, Gordon G. Whitney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-443) and index
Contents
  • Assault upon the forest. Part II. The lumber industry
  • Assault upon the forest. Part III. Fuelwood
  • Predatory agriculture
  • Grassland agriculture
  • Forest influences
  • A
  • transported flora
  • An
  • impoverished fauna
  • The
  • Introduction
  • legislated landscape
  • Conclusion
  • Reconstructing the past
  • Nature imposes ...
  • The
  • forest primeval
  • Preservers of the ecological balance wheel
  • European precedents
  • Assault upon the forest. Part I. The farmer
Control code
28632556
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 451 p.
Isbn
9780521394529
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
93029701 //r96
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
From coastal wilderness to fruited plain : a history of environmental change in temperate North America, 1500 to the present, Gordon G. Whitney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-443) and index
Contents
  • Assault upon the forest. Part II. The lumber industry
  • Assault upon the forest. Part III. Fuelwood
  • Predatory agriculture
  • Grassland agriculture
  • Forest influences
  • A
  • transported flora
  • An
  • impoverished fauna
  • The
  • Introduction
  • legislated landscape
  • Conclusion
  • Reconstructing the past
  • Nature imposes ...
  • The
  • forest primeval
  • Preservers of the ecological balance wheel
  • European precedents
  • Assault upon the forest. Part I. The farmer
Control code
28632556
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 451 p.
Isbn
9780521394529
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
93029701 //r96
Other physical details
ill., maps

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