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8 edition of City of nature found in the catalog.

City of nature

journeys to nature in the age of American romanticism

by Bernard Rosenthal

  • 101 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by University of Delaware Press in Newark .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
    • Romanticism -- United States,
    • Nature in literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBernard Rosenthal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS217.R6 R64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination273 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4749030M
      ISBN 100874131472
      LC Control Number78068879

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        The best nature books of The book follows James’s journey from city boy to conservationist and shows what it takes to become an African game Author: Grrlscientist.   Considering how the city grew distant—culturally and spatially—from the river, this book argues that urban areas provide a rich source for understanding people's connections with nature, and in turn, nature's impact on human history.

      Equality is a Street Sweeper of the city, having been chosen for this profession by the Council of Vocations. However, he has always been fascinated by the phenomena of nature and can't help but wonder what power of the sky causes lightning and how it can be harnessed to human benefit. Emigrants of the California Trail describe the rocks here in vivid detail as "a city of tall spires,” “steeple rocks," and "the silent city." Today, this backcountry byway attracts rock climbers, campers, hikers, hunters, and those with the spirit of adventure. There's inspirational scenery.


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