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The Resource Crisis of the wasteful nation : empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America, Ian Tyrrell, (electronic resource)

Crisis of the wasteful nation : empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America, Ian Tyrrell, (electronic resource)

Label
Crisis of the wasteful nation : empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America
Title
Crisis of the wasteful nation
Title remainder
empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America
Statement of responsibility
Ian Tyrrell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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Tyrrell, Ian R.,
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Ebooks Corporation
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Conservation of natural resources
Label
Crisis of the wasteful nation : empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America, Ian Tyrrell, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1863794_0
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The origins of alarm. Alarmism and the wasteful nation ; American conservation and the "world movement": networks, personnel, and the international context -- The new empire and the rise of conservation. Colonies, natural resources, and geopolitical thought in the new empire ; Encountering the tropical world: the impact of empire ; Energy and empire: shadows of the fossil fuel revolution ; Dynamic geography: irrigation, waterways, and the inland empire ; The problem of the soils and the problem of the toilers ; Conservation, scenery, and the sustainability of nature ; Lessons for living: Irving Fisher, national vitality, and human conservation -- The global vision of Theodore Roosevelt and its fate. To the halls of Europe: the African safari and Roosevelt's campaign to conserve nature (while killing it) ; Something big: Theodore Roosevelt and global conservation ; "A senseless and mischievous fad?": from alarm to sobriety as a nation takes stock -- Epilogue. The present, the future, and the power of contingency in human life
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u391250
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780226197937
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)896701831
Label
Crisis of the wasteful nation : empire and conservation in Theodore Roosevelt's America, Ian Tyrrell, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_1863794_0
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The origins of alarm. Alarmism and the wasteful nation ; American conservation and the "world movement": networks, personnel, and the international context -- The new empire and the rise of conservation. Colonies, natural resources, and geopolitical thought in the new empire ; Encountering the tropical world: the impact of empire ; Energy and empire: shadows of the fossil fuel revolution ; Dynamic geography: irrigation, waterways, and the inland empire ; The problem of the soils and the problem of the toilers ; Conservation, scenery, and the sustainability of nature ; Lessons for living: Irving Fisher, national vitality, and human conservation -- The global vision of Theodore Roosevelt and its fate. To the halls of Europe: the African safari and Roosevelt's campaign to conserve nature (while killing it) ; Something big: Theodore Roosevelt and global conservation ; "A senseless and mischievous fad?": from alarm to sobriety as a nation takes stock -- Epilogue. The present, the future, and the power of contingency in human life
Control code
u391250
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780226197937
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)896701831

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