The Branding Iron

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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, reprint edition, 1984. ... Who has not
gazed at Yosemite's ramparts of shining granite, at Yellowstone's geysers and
hot springs, at the ... and politics behind the establishment of our national parks
are the subject of Alfred Runte's interesting book. Contrary to what many assume,
environmental protection and wilderness values played little part in the founding
of the early parks. ... Unlike the Old World, the United States lacked an
established past.

Dispossessing The Wilderness

Author: Mark David Spence
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195142433
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By contrasting the native histories of these places with the links between Indian policy developments and preservationist efforts, this work examines the complex origins of the national parks and the troubling consequences of the American ...

The Battle For Yellowstone

Author: Justin Farrell
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400866499
Size: 54.21 MB
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This groundbreaking book shows how the unprecedented conflict over Yellowstone is not all about science, law, or economic interests, but more surprisingly, is about cultural upheaval and the construction of new moral and spiritual ...

National Parks

Author: Alfred Runte
Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing
ISBN: 1589794745
Size: 66.98 MB
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In this lavishly illustrated book well-known environmental historian Alfred Runte, a prominent figure on the Ken Burns documentary The National Parks: America's Best Idea, tells the highly engaging story of the development of our national ...

Selling The Dream

Author: Peter Alsop
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ISBN: 9781877517778
Size: 58.60 MB
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With close to 1000 images and of important essays, Selling the dream is the first dedicated and extensive celebration of this valuable material. The imagery is some of the finest graphic art ever produced in New Zealand"--Jacket flap.

The Men Who United The States

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 006207962X
Size: 54.68 MB
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Featuring 32 illustrations throughout the text, The Men Who United the States is a fresh look at the way in which the most powerful nation on earth came together.

Essential Korean Grammar

Author: Laura Kingdon
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462917755
Size: 68.67 MB
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Then Essential Korean Grammar offers exactly what you need to finally understand and express which grammar option is best. Having a solid understanding of grammar is essential to effectively learn Korean.