Savage Dreams

Author: Rebecca Solnit
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 052095792X
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In this foundational book of landscape theory and environmental thinking, Rebecca Solnit explores our national Eden and Armageddon and offers a pathbreaking history of the west, focusing on the relationship between culture and its ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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Karl Jacoby, Crimes against Nature: Squatters, Poachers, Thieves, and the
Hidden History of American Conservation (Berkeley: University of California
Press, 2001); Rebecca Solnit, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars
of the American West (Berkeley: University of California Press 1994); Mark David
Spence, Dispossessing the Wilderness: Indian Removal and the Making of the
National Parks (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999); Louis S. Warren, The
Hunter's ...

Bird On Fire

Author: Andrew Ross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199912297
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... in the American West (New York: Routledge, 1998); Richard Misrach and
Myriam Weisang Misrach, Bravo 20: The Bombing of the American West (
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1990); Mike Davis, “Dead West: Ecocide in
Marlboro Country,” in Dead Cities: And Other Tales (New York: New Press, 2002
); Rebecca Solnit, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Landscape Wars of the
American West (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000); Ward Churchill
and Winona LaDuke, ...


Author: Jake Kosek
Publisher: Duke University Press Books
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New Mexico: A bicentennial history. New York: W. W. Norton. Simons, Jon. 1995.
Foucault and the political. London: Routledge. Smith, Neil. 1984. Uneven
development: Nature, capital, and the production of space. Oxford: Blackwell.
Smith, Phil, and Sam Taylor. 1967. Report of the Echo Creek Campground
incident. Washington: usda Forest Service. Solnit, Rebecca. 1994. Savage
dreams: A journey into the hidden wars of the American West. San Francisco:
Sierra Club. . 1999.

The Workbook

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Although long-winded, The War Against the Greens is an important first stab at
unmasking the workings of anti- environmentalism. — Chip Giller Order from:
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Appreciated nature writers or literary observers of landscape are fairly well
expected — by publishers, ...

American Green

Author: Stephen Germic
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Blackwell, 1991), 280-81. 21. Alfred Runte, Yosemite: The Embattled Wilderness
(Lincoln: University of Nebreaska Press, 1990), I5. 22. Runte, Yosemite, 13-27.
23. Mark Spence, “Dispossessing the Wildemess: Yosemite Indians and the
National Park Ideal, I864-1930,” Pacyic Historical Review (1996): 27-59. 24.
Rebecca SoInit, Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars of the
American West (San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1995). 25. Quoted in Solnit,
Savage Dreams, 220 ...

Literature And Belief

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Like Refuge, Rebecca Solnit's Savage Dreams: A Journey into the Hidden Wars
of the American West (1994) recounts Solnit's personal experience as a protester
at the Nevada Test Site, concluding with a tribute to the Nevada desert as home.
Trained in art history and committed to environmental activism, Solnit is
fascinated by "how the way we picture landscape affects how we treat it" and "
how what we believe blinds us to what is going on," specifically how "the nuclear
war that was ...