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The Resource The meaning of wilderness : essential articles and speeches, Sigurd F. Olson ; edited and with an introduction by David Backes

The meaning of wilderness : essential articles and speeches, Sigurd F. Olson ; edited and with an introduction by David Backes

Label
The meaning of wilderness : essential articles and speeches
Title
The meaning of wilderness
Title remainder
essential articles and speeches
Statement of responsibility
Sigurd F. Olson ; edited and with an introduction by David Backes
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Despite the enduring popularity of The Singing Wilderness, Listening Point, Reflections from the North Country, and his other books, a major portion of Sigurd F. Olsons wilderness writingmuch of it originating as speecheshas been relatively inaccessible, scattered in a number of magazines and obscure books over a period of more than fifty years, or never published at all. The Meaning of Wilderness gathers together the most important of Olsons articles and speeches, making them available in one place for the first time. The book also contains an introduction and chapter-by-chapter commentar
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COCUF
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1899-1982
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Olson, Sigurd F.
Dewey number
508.7
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
QH102
LC item number
.O386 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Backes, David
Series statement
Outdoor Essays & Reflections
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  • Natural history
  • Philosophy of nature
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • TRAVEL
  • Natural history
  • Philosophy of nature
  • North America
Label
The meaning of wilderness : essential articles and speeches, Sigurd F. Olson ; edited and with an introduction by David Backes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Quetico-Superior Wilderness Laboratory
  • Those intangible things
  • Our need of breathing space
  • Beauty belongs to all
  • The wilderness concept
  • The spiritual need
  • Remarks to National Park Service Master Plan Team members
  • What is wilderness?
  • A longing for wilderness
  • Writings by Sigurd F. Olson
  • Reflections of a guide
  • Search for the wild
  • The romance of portages
  • Let's go exploring
  • Why wilderness?
  • Flying in
  • We need wilderness
  • The preservation of wilderness
Control code
191662118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816692316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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  • 22573/cttnqpd3
  • 342bcebf-1e29-41ca-b1d8-3e0d8937a743
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191662118
Label
The meaning of wilderness : essential articles and speeches, Sigurd F. Olson ; edited and with an introduction by David Backes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Quetico-Superior Wilderness Laboratory
  • Those intangible things
  • Our need of breathing space
  • Beauty belongs to all
  • The wilderness concept
  • The spiritual need
  • Remarks to National Park Service Master Plan Team members
  • What is wilderness?
  • A longing for wilderness
  • Writings by Sigurd F. Olson
  • Reflections of a guide
  • Search for the wild
  • The romance of portages
  • Let's go exploring
  • Why wilderness?
  • Flying in
  • We need wilderness
  • The preservation of wilderness
Control code
191662118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxv, 185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816692316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttnqpd3
  • 342bcebf-1e29-41ca-b1d8-3e0d8937a743
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191662118

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