Environmentalism and the Government, 1844-2002

Environmentalism and the Government, 1844-2002

by Richard P. Harmond, Thomas J. Curran
     
 

ISBN-10: 1575241331

ISBN-13: 9781575241333

Pub. Date: 05/01/2005

Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company

Tracing the history of government control over the US environment since the 1840s, Harmond and Curran (history, St. John's College, New York) survey such topics as early local fish and game laws, both President Roosevelts' roles in the conservation movement, and the more recent federal record. The book features 17 documents, including a Rachel Carson award acceptance

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Tracing the history of government control over the US environment since the 1840s, Harmond and Curran (history, St. John's College, New York) survey such topics as early local fish and game laws, both President Roosevelts' roles in the conservation movement, and the more recent federal record. The book features 17 documents, including a Rachel Carson award acceptance speech (1964) and excerpts from a 1996 report on The Arctic Wildlife Refuge. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575241333
Publisher:
Krieger Publishing Company
Publication date:
05/01/2005
Series:
Anvil Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
142

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