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Author Meyer, Alfred, 1935- compiler

Title Encountering the environment / edited by Alfred Meyer
Published New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, [1971]


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Description vii, 212 pages : illustrations, maps. ; 23 cm
Contents The new conservation, by R. L. Means.--The economics of wilderness, by G. Hardin.--Prosperity and the national parks, by J. Hope.--Landscape esthetics, by L. B. Leopold.--Daniel Boone is dead, by D. Lowenthal.--Public parks and private lives, by I. J. Winn.--Nature and the city, by A. Heckscher.--The myth of the peaceful atom, by R. Curtis and E. Hogan.--Bananas in Vermont, by R. M. Klein.--Green mountains, green money, by R. M. Klein.--Dwindling lakes, by A. D. Hasler and B. Ingersoll.--Arctic walk, by J. P. Milton.--The Florence floods, by R. M. Klein.--The King besieged, by J. Hope.--The ecology of a reservoir, by P. A. Erickson and J. T. Reynolds.--Escalante canyon, by E. Abbey.--A song of San Francisco Bay, by M. Reynolds.--A Soviet plan for nature, by I. P. Gerasimov.--Suggested additional references (p. 209-212)
Analysis Conservation of natural resources Essays
Notes "Articles from Natural history, the journal of the American Museum of Natural History."
Bibliography bibl pages 209-212
Subject Ecology.
Nature conservation.
Author Meyer, Alfred P
Natural history
LC no. 76138488
ISBN 0442781563 (paperback)
OTHER TI Natural history
Other Titles Natural history