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The Resource Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg

Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg

Label
Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature
Title
Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature
Statement of responsibility
Theodore Steinberg
Title variation
Folly of owning nature
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tours America to explore some of the more unusual dilemmas that have arisen in our struggle to possess nature. This book recounts the battle for three thousand acres of land the river carved from a Nebraska Indian reservation and deposited in Iowa. It illuminates what it means to live in a culture of property where everything must have an owner
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steinberg, Theodore
Dewey number
333.3/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD1251
LC item number
.S74 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Land tenure
  • Land use
  • Real property
  • Real property
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • HISTORY
  • Land tenure
  • Land use
  • Real property
  • United States
  • Grundeigentum
  • Umweltschutz
  • USA
Label
Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-203) and index
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Fast Fish in America: An Introduction; 1. Blackbird's Ghost: Real Estate and Other Fantasies; 2. Identity Crisis in Bayou Country; 3. Notes from Underground: The Private Life of Water; 4. Cloudbusting in Fulton County; 5. Three-D Deeds: The Rise of Air Rights in New York; Paper Moon: A Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
47009072
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520918467
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt47pk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47009072
Label
Slide Mountain, or, The folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-203) and index
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Fast Fish in America: An Introduction; 1. Blackbird's Ghost: Real Estate and Other Fantasies; 2. Identity Crisis in Bayou Country; 3. Notes from Underground: The Private Life of Water; 4. Cloudbusting in Fulton County; 5. Three-D Deeds: The Rise of Air Rights in New York; Paper Moon: A Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
47009072
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520918467
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt47pk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47009072

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