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The Resource Vanishing America : in pursuit of our elusive landscapes, James Conaway

Vanishing America : in pursuit of our elusive landscapes, James Conaway

Label
Vanishing America : in pursuit of our elusive landscapes
Title
Vanishing America
Title remainder
in pursuit of our elusive landscapes
Statement of responsibility
James Conaway
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cross-country travelogue of some of America's most threatened lands and institutions identifies the people, places, and traditions that are being challenged by social and physical changes, in an account that addresses the dilemma of cultural preservation in a country that has become dependent on growth and prosperity
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conaway, James
Dewey number
917.3/0492
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.Z83
LC item number
C66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conaway, James
  • Conaway, James
  • United States
  • United States
  • Landscape changes
  • Landscapes
  • Landscape protection
  • Historic preservation
  • Cultural property
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Cultural property
  • Historic preservation
  • Landscape changes
  • Landscape protection
  • Landscapes
  • National characteristics, American
  • Social conditions
  • Travel
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Vanishing America : in pursuit of our elusive landscapes, James Conaway
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : for as long as it lasts -- Big Sur -- The Arizona Strip -- Bisti -- The Wyoming Range -- Long Water -- West Slope -- New Orleans -- Dry Tortugas -- Cumberland Island -- God and Olmsted in Washington, D.C. -- Nantucket -- Up in Maine -- Old Dominion -- Buffalo Commons -- Glacier -- Escalante -- Napa, manifest destination -- The state of utopia
Control code
ocm86117484
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781593761288
Lccn
2007010643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86117484
  • (OCoLC)86117484
Label
Vanishing America : in pursuit of our elusive landscapes, James Conaway
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : for as long as it lasts -- Big Sur -- The Arizona Strip -- Bisti -- The Wyoming Range -- Long Water -- West Slope -- New Orleans -- Dry Tortugas -- Cumberland Island -- God and Olmsted in Washington, D.C. -- Nantucket -- Up in Maine -- Old Dominion -- Buffalo Commons -- Glacier -- Escalante -- Napa, manifest destination -- The state of utopia
Control code
ocm86117484
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781593761288
Lccn
2007010643
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o86117484
  • (OCoLC)86117484

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