Speaking for Nature

Speaking for Nature

by Paul Brooks
     
 

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These narrative portraits of America's great literary naturalists offer a 200-year history of wildlife conservation. Profiles of those who led the fight to protect the environment and safeguard our natural heritage include Henry David Thoreau, John Burroughs, John Muir, William Beebe, Rachel Carson, and many others. "Brisk and illuminating." — New York

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These narrative portraits of America's great literary naturalists offer a 200-year history of wildlife conservation. Profiles of those who led the fight to protect the environment and safeguard our natural heritage include Henry David Thoreau, John Burroughs, John Muir, William Beebe, Rachel Carson, and many others. "Brisk and illuminating." — New York Times Book Review.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780871563323
Publisher:
Sierra Club Books
Publication date:
08/01/1983
Series:
Guides
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.29(h) x 0.92(d)

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