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The city natural : Garden and forest magazine and the rise of American environmentalism / Shen Hou ; foreward by Donald Worster.

Author/Creator:
Hou, Shen.
Publication:
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2013].
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 240 pages : illustrations, plans ; 24 cm.
Series:
History of the urban environment.
History of the urban environment
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Subjects:
Environmentalism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Garden and forest -- Influence.
Urban ecology (Biology) -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Urban ecology (Sociology) -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
City planning -- Environmental aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Environmental conditions -- History -- 19th century.
Contents:
The Origins of Environmental Reform
Two Minds, One Magazine
Shaping New Professions
A Garden Forest Gallery
Nature and Civilization
Design with Nature
Distant Forests.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Worster, Donald, 1941-
ISBN:
9780822944232 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0822944235 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
OCLC:
818954653