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The Resource Crimes against nature : squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation, Karl Jacoby, (electronic resource)

Crimes against nature : squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation, Karl Jacoby, (electronic resource)

Label
Crimes against nature : squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation
Title
Crimes against nature
Title remainder
squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation
Statement of responsibility
Karl Jacoby
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Crimes against Nature reveals the hidden history behind three of the nation's first parklands: the Adirondacks, Yellowstone, and the Grand Canyon. Focusing on conservation's impact on local inhabitants, Karl Jacoby traces the effect of criminalizing such traditional practices as hunting, fishing, foraging, and timber cutting in the newly created parks
  • Crimes against Nature reveals the hidden history behind three of the nation's first parklands: the Adirondacks, Yellowstone, and the Grand Canyon. Focusing on conservation's impact on local inhabitants, Karl Jacoby traces the effect of criminalizing such traditional practices as hunting, fishing, foraging, and timber cutting in the newly created parks
Cataloging source
N$T
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1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacoby, Karl
Dewey number
333.78/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SB486.S65
LC item number
J34 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • National parks and reserves
  • Nature conservation
  • National parks and reserves
  • National parks and reserves
  • Nature conservation
  • National parks and reserves
  • Electronic books
  • NATURE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Label
Crimes against nature : squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation, Karl Jacoby, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-291)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Re-creation of Nature; 2. Public Property and Private Parks; 3. Working-Class Wilderness; 4. Nature and Nation; 5. Fort Yellowstone; 6. Modes of Poaching and Production; 7. The Havasupai Problem; 8. Farewell Song; Epilogue; Chronology of American Conservation; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
49570009
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xix, 305 pages
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780585389127
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570009
Label
Crimes against nature : squatters, poachers, thieves, and the hidden history of American conservation, Karl Jacoby, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-291)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Re-creation of Nature; 2. Public Property and Private Parks; 3. Working-Class Wilderness; 4. Nature and Nation; 5. Fort Yellowstone; 6. Modes of Poaching and Production; 7. The Havasupai Problem; 8. Farewell Song; Epilogue; Chronology of American Conservation; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
49570009
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xix, 305 pages
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780585389127
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570009

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