Gifford Pinchot: Forester-Politician

Gifford Pinchot: Forester-Politician

by M. Nelson McGeary

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691621463
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 03/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library , #1328
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. iii
  • Preface, pg. vii
  • Contents, pg. xi
  • Prologue, pg. 1
  • 1. America's First Trained Forester, pg. 19
  • 2. Getting Established, pg. 29
  • 3. TR and a Dream Come True, pg. 45
  • 4. The Bitter War for Forests, pg. 69
  • 5. Roosevelt's Favorite Commissioner, pg. 91
  • 6. Farewell to TR, pg. 103
  • 7. Collision with Ballinger, pg. 113
  • 8. The Glavis Story, pg. 127
  • 9. Fired, pg. 155
  • 10. Victory in Defeat, pg. 174
  • 11. Politics Beckons, pg. 190
  • 12. Guardian of Natural Resources, pg. 198
  • 13. La Follette Is Dropped, pg. 213
  • 14. Bolt from the Republican Party, pg. 226
  • 15. First Campaign for the Senate, pg. 242
  • 16. Years of Frustration, 1917-1920, pg. 260
  • 17. Political Success, pg. 273
  • 18. His Excellency, the Governor, pg. 286
  • 19. The Elusive Senate Seat, pg. 313
  • 20. New Approach in State Government, pg. 321
  • 21. Conservation and the Intervening Years, pg. 330
  • 22. Running for Governor on His Record, pg. 346
  • 23. Governor Again, pg. 358
  • 24. One Eye on Washington, pg. 387
  • 25. Forestry Once More—and Politics, pg. 405
  • 26. Slowed, but Not Stopped, pg. 419
  • Bibliographical Notes to the Text, pg. 437
  • Bibliography, pg. 467
  • Index, pg. 473



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