Earth repair : a transatlantic history of environmental restoration / Marcus Hall

Author(s): Hall, Marcus, 1959-
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Subjects: Restoration ecology--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2005
LC Classification: Q, QH
Physical Description: xvi, 310 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction : beyond preservation 1
Ch. 1. The two worlds of George Marsh 17
Ch. 2. Restoring Cuneo's Alps 54
Ch. 3. Restoring Utah's Rockies 92
Ch. 4. Movements and myths across the Atlantic 131
Ch. 5. Ecology and memory 161
Ch. 6. Cross-cultural restoration 192
Conclusion : beyond restoration 229
Notes: LCCN: 2004028398
ISBN: 0813923417 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-296) and index
OCLC Number: 57202005
ISBN/ISSN: 0813923417