The Naturalist

Author: Darrin Lunde
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0307464326
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We think of him as a larger-than-life original, yet in The Naturalist, Darrin Lunde has firmly situated Roosevelt’s indomitable curiosity about the natural world in the tradition of museum naturalism.

Thenaturalist

Author: Darrin Lunde
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307464318
Size: 67.99 MB
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We think of him as a larger-than-life original, yet in The Naturalist, Darrin Lunde has firmly situated Roosevelt's indomitable curiosity about the natural world in the tradition of museum naturalism.

The Naturalist

Author: Darrin Lunde
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group (NY)
ISBN: 030746430X
Size: 41.17 MB
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"A biography of Theodore Roosevelt focusing on his career as a naturalist, his role as a pioneer for wilderness engagement, and an early advocate for museum building"--

Theodore Roosevelt In The Field

Author: Michael R. Canfield
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022629837X
Size: 25.27 MB
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"Draws extensively on the 26th President's field notebooks, diaries and letters to share insight into how Roosevelt's field expeditions shaped his character and political polices, covering his teen ornithology adventures, Badlands travels ...

Rightful Heritage

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780062089250
Size: 22.82 MB
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Now, in Rightful Heritage, Brinkley turns his attention to another indefatigable environmental leader—Teddy’s distant cousin Franklin Delano Roosevelt—chronicling his essential yet undersung legacy as the founder of the Civilian ...

The Wilderness Warrior

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061940576
Size: 30.87 MB
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He brings to life hilarious anecdotes of wild-pig hunting in Texas and badger saving in Kansas, wolf catching in Oklahoma and grouse flushing in Iowa. Even the story of the teddy bear gets its definitive treatment.

The Hour Of Land

Author: Terry Tempest Williams
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374712263
Size: 20.71 MB
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Now Terry Tempest Williams, the author of the environmental classic Refuge and the beloved memoir When Women Were Birds, returns with The Hour of Land, a literary celebration of our national parks, an exploration of what they mean to us and ...

Probabilistic Mechanics Of Quasibrittle Structures

Author: Zdenek P. Bazant
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107151708
Size: 67.71 MB
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This book presents an experimentally validated probabilistic strength theory of structures made of concrete, composites, ceramics and other quasibrittle materials.

Gaining Ground

Author: Forrest Pritchard
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762794380
Size: 80.37 MB
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One fateful day in 1996, upon discovering that five freight cars’ worth of glittering corn have reaped a tiny profit of $18.16, young Forrest Pritchard undertakes to save his family’s farm.