Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
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In this foundational book of landscape theory and environmental thinking, Rebecca Solnit explores our national Eden and Armageddon and offers a pathbreaking history of the west, focusing on the relationship between culture and its ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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Karl Jacoby, Crimes against Nature: Squatters, Poachers, Thieves, and the
Hidden History of American Conservation (Berkeley: University of California
Press, 2001); Rebecca Solnit, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars
of the American West (Berkeley: University of California Press 1994); Mark David
Spence, Dispossessing the Wilderness: Indian Removal and the Making of the
National Parks (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999); Louis S. Warren, The
Hunter's ...


Author: Jake Kosek
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
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London: Routledge. Smith, Neil. 1984. Uneven development: Nature, capital, and
the production of space. Oxford: Blackwell. Smith, Phil, and Sam Taylor. 1967.
Report of the Echo Creek Campground incident. Washington: usda Forest
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of the American West. San Francisco: Sierra Club. . 1999. Savage dreams: A
journey into the landscape wars of the American West. Berkeley: University of
California Press.

Land Arts Of The American West

Author: Chris Taylor
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292716728
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Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars of the American West. San
Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1994. -. Wanderlust: A History of Walking. New
York: Viking, 2000. Spaid, Sue. Ecovention: Current Art to Transform Ecologies.
Cincinnati: Contemporary Art Center, Greenmuseum, Ecoartspace, 2002.
Spellenberg, Richard. National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American
Wild- flowers: Western Region. New York: Knopf, 2001. Stegner, Wallace. Angle
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American Green

Author: Stephen Germic
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Blackwell, 1991), 280-81. 21. Alfred Runte, Yosemite: The Embattled Wilderness
(Lincoln: University of Nebreaska Press, 1990), I5. 22. Runte, Yosemite, 13-27.
23. Mark Spence, “Dispossessing the Wildemess: Yosemite Indians and the
National Park Ideal, I864-1930,” Pacyic Historical Review (1996): 27-59. 24.
Rebecca SoInit, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars of the
American West (San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1995). 25. Quoted in Solnit,
Savage Dreams, 220 ...

Literature And Belief

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Like Refuge, Rebecca Solnit's Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars
of the American West (1994) recounts Solnit's personal experience as a protester
at the Nevada Test Site, concluding with a tribute to the Nevada desert as home.
Trained in art history and committed to environmental activism, Solnit is
fascinated by "how the way we picture landscape affects how we treat it" and "
how what we believe blinds us to what is going on," specifically how "the nuclear
war that was ...

The Workbook

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Western American Literature

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Hidden Wars of the American West of Reading Under the Sign of Nature New
Essays in Ecocriticism | Edited by John Tallmadge and Henry Harrington "This
vibrant and diverse collection displays an extraordinary range of critical
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Lasso The Wind

Author: Timothy Egan
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
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Solnit, Rebecca, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars of the
American West. Sierra Club Books, 1994. Starr, Kevin, Americans and the
California Dream. Oxford University Press, 1973. , Inventing the Dream:
California Through the Progressive Era. Oxford University Press, 1985. , Material
Dreams: Southern California Through the 1020s. Oxford University Press, 1990.
Stegner, Wallace, Beyond the Hundredth Meridian: John Wesley Powell and the
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The Washington Monthly

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SAVAGE DREAMS A Journey into the Hidden Wars of the American West
Rebecca Solnit "Savage Dreams is a beautiful, absorbing, tragic book. Rebecca
Solnit tells the story with the passion and clarity it deserves." — Larry McMurtry
$22.00, 416 pp. HOW MANY AMERICANS? Population, Immigration and the
Environment Leon F. Bouvier and Lindsey Grant "This book asks two questions
long overdue. Do we want 400 million Americans? Fifty million Californians? If All
great truths ...