Perceptions of the landscape and its preservation
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Published by Indiana Historical Society in Indianapolis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- National Park Service -- History,
  • United States. -- Forest Service -- History,
  • Environmental protection -- United States -- History,
  • Indiana -- Maps

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John R. Stilgoe, Roderick Nash, Alfred Runte
GenreMaps
SeriesLectures / Indiana Historical Society -- 1983, Lectures (Indiana Historical Society) -- 1983
ContributionsStilgoe, John R., 1949-, Nash, Roderick., Runte, Alfred, 1947-, Indiana Historical Society
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p. :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17911091M

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