The Resource The quiet world : saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960, Douglas Brinkley

The quiet world : saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960, Douglas Brinkley

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The quiet world : saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960
Title
The quiet world
Title remainder
saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Brinkley
Title variation
Saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A tribute to Alaska's wilderness regions details key preservation activities, leading contributors, and historical events
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
333.78216
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The quiet world : saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960, Douglas Brinkley
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The quiet world : saving Alaska's wilderness kingdom, 1879-1960, Douglas Brinkley
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Copyright
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [509]-550) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Odyssey of the snowy owl -- Theodore Roosevelt's conservation doctrine -- The Pinchot-Ballinger feud -- Bull Moose crusade -- Charles Sheldon's fierce fight -- Our vanishing wildlife -- The Lake Clark pact -- Resurrection Bay of Rockwell Kent -- The new wilderness generation -- Warren G. Harding : backlash -- Bob Marshall and the gates of the Arctic -- Those amazing Muries -- Will the wolf survive? -- William O. Douglas and New Deal conservation -- Ansel Adams, Wonder Lake, and the lady bush pilots -- Pribilof seals, Walt Disney, and the arctic wolves of Lois Crisler -- The Arctic Range and Aldo Leopold -- The Sheenjek Expedition of 1956 -- Dharma wilderness -- Of hoboes, barefooters, and the open road -- Sea Otter Jones and Musk-Ox Matthiessen -- Rachel Carson's alarm -- Selling the Arctic Refuge -- Arctic forever
Control code
16693038
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 576 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062005960
Lccn
2011280865
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a891855
  • (OCoLC)555654151
  • (CaAE) a891855

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