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The wilderness warrior : Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America, Douglas Brinkley

Label
The wilderness warrior : Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America
Title
The wilderness warrior
Title remainder
Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Brinkley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evaluates Theodore Roosevelt's role in launching modern conservationsim, identifying the contributions of such influences as James Audubon and John Muir while describing how Roosevelt's exposure to natural wonders in his early life shaped his environmental values
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brinkley, Douglas
Dewey number
  • 973.91/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E757
LC item number
.B856 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Nature conservation
  • Conservationists
  • Presidents
Label
The wilderness warrior : Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America, Douglas Brinkley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [831]-896) and index
Contents
The education of a Darwinian naturalist -- Animal rights and evolution -- Of science, fish, and Robert B. Roosevelt -- Harvard and the north woods of Maine -- Midwest tramping and the conquering of the Matterhorn -- Chasing buffalo in the Badlands and grizzlies in the Bighorns -- Cradle of conservation : the Elkhorn Ranch of North Dakota -- Wildlife protection business : Boone and Crockett Club meets the U.S. Biological Survey -- Laying the groundwork with John Burroughs and Benjamin Harrison -- The wilderness hunter in the electric age -- The Bronx Zoo founder -- The rough rider -- Higher political perches -- The advocate of the strenuous life -- The conservationist president and the bully pulpit for forestry -- The great Mississippi bear hunt and saving the Puerto Rican parrot -- Crater Lake and Wind Cave National Parks -- Paul Kroegel and the Feather Wars of Florida -- Passports to the parks : Yellowstone, The Grand Canyon, and Yosemite -- Beauty unmarred : winning the White House in 1904 -- The Oklahoma Hills (or, where the buffalo president roams) -- The national monuments of 1906 -- The prehistoric sites of 1907 -- Mighty birds : federal reservations of 1907-1908 -- The preservationist revolution of 1908 -- Dangerous antagonist : the last bold steps of 1909
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 940 p.
Isbn
9780060565282
Note
Joe and Kristen Castiglione collection.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3273788-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3273788
  • (Sirsi) o232977904
  • (OCoLC)232977904
Label
The wilderness warrior : Theodore Roosevelt and the crusade for America, Douglas Brinkley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [831]-896) and index
Contents
The education of a Darwinian naturalist -- Animal rights and evolution -- Of science, fish, and Robert B. Roosevelt -- Harvard and the north woods of Maine -- Midwest tramping and the conquering of the Matterhorn -- Chasing buffalo in the Badlands and grizzlies in the Bighorns -- Cradle of conservation : the Elkhorn Ranch of North Dakota -- Wildlife protection business : Boone and Crockett Club meets the U.S. Biological Survey -- Laying the groundwork with John Burroughs and Benjamin Harrison -- The wilderness hunter in the electric age -- The Bronx Zoo founder -- The rough rider -- Higher political perches -- The advocate of the strenuous life -- The conservationist president and the bully pulpit for forestry -- The great Mississippi bear hunt and saving the Puerto Rican parrot -- Crater Lake and Wind Cave National Parks -- Paul Kroegel and the Feather Wars of Florida -- Passports to the parks : Yellowstone, The Grand Canyon, and Yosemite -- Beauty unmarred : winning the White House in 1904 -- The Oklahoma Hills (or, where the buffalo president roams) -- The national monuments of 1906 -- The prehistoric sites of 1907 -- Mighty birds : federal reservations of 1907-1908 -- The preservationist revolution of 1908 -- Dangerous antagonist : the last bold steps of 1909
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 940 p.
Isbn
9780060565282
Note
Joe and Kristen Castiglione collection.
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3273788-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3273788
  • (Sirsi) o232977904
  • (OCoLC)232977904

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