Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 052095792X
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In this foundational book of landscape theory and environmental thinking, Rebecca Solnit explores our national Eden and Armageddon and offers a pathbreaking history of the west, focusing on the relationship between culture and its ...

Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520282280
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"A beautiful, absorbing, tragic book. . . . Rebecca Solnit tells this story with the passion and clarity it deserves."—Larry McMurtry “The product of a stunningly original and expansive imagination.

Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN: 9780520220669
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"A beautiful, absorbing, tragic book. . . . Rebecca Solnit tells this story with the passion and clarity it deserves."--Larry McMurtry ""Savage Dreams summons us to the campfires of resistance.

Land In The American West

Author: William G. Robbins
Publisher: University of Washington Press
ISBN: 0295802898
Size: 59.96 MB
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The essays in Land in the American West deal with complex, troublesome, and interrelated questions regarding land: Who owns it? Who has access to it?

The Making Of The American Landscape

Author: Michael P. Conzen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317793692
Size: 74.66 MB
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The book examines the large-scale historical influences that have molded the varied human adaptation of the continent’s physical topography to its needs over more than 500 years.

Mexican Americans And The Environment

Author: Devon Gerardo Pe–a
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816522118
Size: 37.10 MB
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This book addresses the struggle for environmental justice, grassroots democracy, and a sustainable society from a variety of Mexican American perspectives.

Totem Salmon

Author: Freeman House
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807085493
Size: 16.43 MB
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Part lyrical true-life adventure, part social and philosophical manifesto, TOTEM SALMON tells of a watershed community that worked for two decades to save one of the last purely native stocks of salmon in California.

Nonstop Metropolis

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285956
Size: 43.64 MB
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" -- Publisher's description. “I am thrilled to have another book-object in this series, as I devoured the San Francisco volume when I was there, and the New Orleans one likewise. Now finally here is one about the town where I live.

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee

Author: Dee Brown
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453274146
Size: 22.39 MB
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This ebook features an illustrated biography of Dee Brown including rare photos from the author’s personal collection.

The Myth Of Emptiness And The New American Literature Of Place

Author: Wendy Harding
Publisher: University of Iowa Press
ISBN: 160938279X
Size: 53.34 MB
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"In Under the Sign of Empty, Wendy Harding adopts a transdisciplinary perspective that draws on the theories of geographers, historians, sociologists, and philosophers to understand the reasons for the enduring perception of emptiness in ...