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Author Schuyler, David, author

Title Embattled river : the Hudson and modern American environmentalism / David Schuyler
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018
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Contents The battle over Storm King -- Politics and the river -- Pete Seeger and Clearwater -- The Fishermen and the Riverkeeper -- The continuing battle against power plants -- Scenic Hudson's expanding mission after Storm King -- Linking landscapes and promoting history -- A poisoned river -- A river still worth fighting for
Summary "Analyzes the ways in which the Hudson River has become a key battleground in the emergence of modern environmentalism in the United States since Consolidated Edison announced plans to construct a pumped storage power plant at Storm King Mountain in 1962"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Environmental protection -- Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
Environmentalism -- Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- History
Environmental protection.
NATURE -- Environmental Conservation & Protection.
Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Environmental conditions
United States -- Hudson River Valley.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017053547
ISBN 150171807X