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Thoreau's world and ours : a natural legacy, edited by Edmund A. Schofield and Robert C. Baron

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Thoreau's world and ours : a natural legacy
Title
Thoreau's world and ours
Title remainder
a natural legacy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edmund A. Schofield and Robert C. Baron
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Subject
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Language
eng
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Schofield, Edmund A
  • Baron, Robert C
  • Thoreau Society
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  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Natural history
  • Nature in literature
Label
Thoreau's world and ours : a natural legacy, edited by Edmund A. Schofield and Robert C. Baron
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Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Thoreau Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Recollections of the early days of the Thoreau society / Walter Harding, Secretary Emeritus, The Thoreau Society, Concord, Massachusetts -- Henry David Thoreau and the 21st century / Robert C. Baron, Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado -- A sharp rifle of infinitely surer and longer range / Barry Kritzberg, Morgan Park Academy, Chicago -- Thoreau and civil disobedience: some psychological and life-context dimensions / Richard M. Lebeaux, Keene State College, Keene, New Hampshire -- Thoreau, Tolstoy, and Civil Disobedience / Jack Schwartzman, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York -- Thoreau lives: an afterword from Moscow / Michael Gusev, Nikita Prokrovsky, and Piotr Savellev, Moscow
  • Thoreau as scientist: American science in the 1850s / A. Hunter Dupree, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island -- A coleridgian influence on Thoreau's science / Robert Sattelmeyer, Georgia State University, Atlanta -- Seeing new worlds: Thoreau and humboldtian science / Laura Dassow Walls, Lafayette College, Easton Pennsylvania -- Thoreau as a philosophical naturalist-writer / William Rossi, University of Oregon, Eugene -- A Thoreau music sampler / Walter Harding -- The ponds of Thoreau and Charles Ives / Stuart Feder, New York City -- Thoreau was somewhere near: the Ives-Thoreau connection / Stuart Feder -- Thoreau in music / Edmund Schofield, The Thoreau Society, Concord, Massachusetts -- The availability of Thoreau's texts and manuscripts from 1862 to the present / Elizabeth Hall Witherell, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • Highlights of the last fifty years of Thoreau criticism / Joseph J. Moldenhauer, University of Texas at Austin -- From Canby to Richardson: the last half-century of Thoreau biography / Richard M. Lebeaux -- Worcester in the 1850s / Albert B. Southwick, Worcester, Massachusetts -- Starting from home: a writer's reminiscences of Worcester and Thoreau / Milton Meltzer, Worcester, Massachusetts -- The ecology of Walden woods / Edmund A. Schofield -- The human impact on the New England landscape / Charles F. Carrol, University of Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts -- Henry David Thoreau and the environment of Concord / Brian Donahue, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts -- A history of Concord's flora / Mary M. Walker, Framingham, Massachusetts -- Underwater Walden / Kristina A. Joyce, Concord, Massachusetts -- Changes at Walden Pond during the last 600 years: microfossil analyses of Waldon Pond sediments / Marjorie Green Winkler, University of Wisconsin at Madison -- Bedrock geology
  • Bedrock geology of the Walden Woods / Patrick J. Barosh, Concord, Massachusetts -- Walden Pond: its geological setting and the Africa connection / James W. Skehan, S.J., Boston College -- The archaeology of Walden Woods / Shirley Blancke, The Concord Museum -- Soils of the Walden ecosystem / Thomas Peragallo, Lunenberg, Massachusetts -- Renewal and imagination: Thoreau's thought and the restoration of Walden Pond / William R. Jordan, III, Madison, Wisconsin -- Walden restoration: legal and policy issues / Cindy Hill Couture, Northampton, Massachusetts -- Thoreau's poetic vision and the Concord landscape / J. Walter Brain, Boston -- Better mythology: perception and emergence in Thoreau's Journal / H. Daniel Peck, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
  • Gentleman amateur or "fellow creature"? Thoreau's Maine woods flight from contemporary natural history / Phillip Round, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts -- Thoreau in Yellowstone? Natural history writing about America's first national park / Bruce A. Richardson, University of Wyoming, Laramie -- Joseph Wood Krutch: the unluckiest of Thoreauvian nature essayists / Paul O. Williams, Principia College, Elsah, Illinios -- The striped snake at the bottom of a shrinking pond: water and its scarcity in Mary Austin / Reuben J. Ellis, Teikyo Loretto Heights University, Denver -- A backyard marco polo: Edwin Way Teale's literary adventures in the insect world / David S. Miller, freelance writer -- Edward Abbey and Thoreau / Isaac P. Rodman, freelance writer
  • North by Northwest with John Muir / Richard F. Fleck, Teikyo Loretto Heights University, Denver -- "The artist of Kouroo" project at the University of Minnesota / Austin Meredith, University of Minnesota
Control code
27810771
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 405 pages
Isbn
9781555919030
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1516775
Label
Thoreau's world and ours : a natural legacy, edited by Edmund A. Schofield and Robert C. Baron
Publication
Note
"Published in cooperation with the Thoreau Society."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Recollections of the early days of the Thoreau society / Walter Harding, Secretary Emeritus, The Thoreau Society, Concord, Massachusetts -- Henry David Thoreau and the 21st century / Robert C. Baron, Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado -- A sharp rifle of infinitely surer and longer range / Barry Kritzberg, Morgan Park Academy, Chicago -- Thoreau and civil disobedience: some psychological and life-context dimensions / Richard M. Lebeaux, Keene State College, Keene, New Hampshire -- Thoreau, Tolstoy, and Civil Disobedience / Jack Schwartzman, Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York -- Thoreau lives: an afterword from Moscow / Michael Gusev, Nikita Prokrovsky, and Piotr Savellev, Moscow
  • Thoreau as scientist: American science in the 1850s / A. Hunter Dupree, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island -- A coleridgian influence on Thoreau's science / Robert Sattelmeyer, Georgia State University, Atlanta -- Seeing new worlds: Thoreau and humboldtian science / Laura Dassow Walls, Lafayette College, Easton Pennsylvania -- Thoreau as a philosophical naturalist-writer / William Rossi, University of Oregon, Eugene -- A Thoreau music sampler / Walter Harding -- The ponds of Thoreau and Charles Ives / Stuart Feder, New York City -- Thoreau was somewhere near: the Ives-Thoreau connection / Stuart Feder -- Thoreau in music / Edmund Schofield, The Thoreau Society, Concord, Massachusetts -- The availability of Thoreau's texts and manuscripts from 1862 to the present / Elizabeth Hall Witherell, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • Highlights of the last fifty years of Thoreau criticism / Joseph J. Moldenhauer, University of Texas at Austin -- From Canby to Richardson: the last half-century of Thoreau biography / Richard M. Lebeaux -- Worcester in the 1850s / Albert B. Southwick, Worcester, Massachusetts -- Starting from home: a writer's reminiscences of Worcester and Thoreau / Milton Meltzer, Worcester, Massachusetts -- The ecology of Walden woods / Edmund A. Schofield -- The human impact on the New England landscape / Charles F. Carrol, University of Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts -- Henry David Thoreau and the environment of Concord / Brian Donahue, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts -- A history of Concord's flora / Mary M. Walker, Framingham, Massachusetts -- Underwater Walden / Kristina A. Joyce, Concord, Massachusetts -- Changes at Walden Pond during the last 600 years: microfossil analyses of Waldon Pond sediments / Marjorie Green Winkler, University of Wisconsin at Madison -- Bedrock geology
  • Bedrock geology of the Walden Woods / Patrick J. Barosh, Concord, Massachusetts -- Walden Pond: its geological setting and the Africa connection / James W. Skehan, S.J., Boston College -- The archaeology of Walden Woods / Shirley Blancke, The Concord Museum -- Soils of the Walden ecosystem / Thomas Peragallo, Lunenberg, Massachusetts -- Renewal and imagination: Thoreau's thought and the restoration of Walden Pond / William R. Jordan, III, Madison, Wisconsin -- Walden restoration: legal and policy issues / Cindy Hill Couture, Northampton, Massachusetts -- Thoreau's poetic vision and the Concord landscape / J. Walter Brain, Boston -- Better mythology: perception and emergence in Thoreau's Journal / H. Daniel Peck, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
  • Gentleman amateur or "fellow creature"? Thoreau's Maine woods flight from contemporary natural history / Phillip Round, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts -- Thoreau in Yellowstone? Natural history writing about America's first national park / Bruce A. Richardson, University of Wyoming, Laramie -- Joseph Wood Krutch: the unluckiest of Thoreauvian nature essayists / Paul O. Williams, Principia College, Elsah, Illinios -- The striped snake at the bottom of a shrinking pond: water and its scarcity in Mary Austin / Reuben J. Ellis, Teikyo Loretto Heights University, Denver -- A backyard marco polo: Edwin Way Teale's literary adventures in the insect world / David S. Miller, freelance writer -- Edward Abbey and Thoreau / Isaac P. Rodman, freelance writer
  • North by Northwest with John Muir / Richard F. Fleck, Teikyo Loretto Heights University, Denver -- "The artist of Kouroo" project at the University of Minnesota / Austin Meredith, University of Minnesota
Control code
27810771
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 405 pages
Isbn
9781555919030
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1516775

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