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Author Olmanson, Eric D.

Title The future city on the inland sea : a history of imaginative geographies of Lake Superior / Eric D. Olmanson
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 276 pages)
Contents Prologue: Lake Superior as the "Evil One's empire" -- Introduction: Imaginative geographies -- Reconnaissance -- Through the poets' eyes -- Ordering the landscape -- Cities in the wilderness -- The frontier, the future city, and the Wild West -- Northern exposures -- Epilogue: Pageantry, memory, and place
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject City planning -- Superior, Lake, Region -- History
Frontier and pioneer life -- Superior, Lake, Region
Land settlement -- Superior, Lake, Region -- History
Landscapes -- Superior, Lake, Region -- History
Regional planning -- Superior, Lake, Region -- History
Chequamegon Bay (Wis.) -- History.
Superior, Lake, Region -- Description and travel
Superior, Lake, Region -- Geography
Superior, Lake, Region -- History, Local
Wisconsin -- History, Local.
Genre/Form History.
Local history.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 082141707X (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780821417072 (cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)