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The Past is a Foreign Country

David Lowenthal - History - 1985 - 489 pages
Discusses nostalgia, history, and preservation, explains how the past influences the future, and analyzes modern feelings toward the past
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So Great a Vision: The Conservation Writings of George Perkins Marsh

George Perkins Marsh, Stephen C. Trombulak - Literary Collections - 2001 - 228 pages
Diplomat, linguist, politician, and naturalist, Vermonter George Perkins Marsh was a 19th-century polymath who is now widely considered the father of the modern conservation ...
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George Perkins Marsh: Prophet of Conservation

David Lowenthal - Technology & Engineering - 2009 - 632 pages
George Perkins Marsh (1801–1882) was the first to reveal the menace of environmental misuse, to explain its causes, and to prescribe reforms. David Lowenthal here offers fresh ...
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George P. Marsh Correspondence: Images of Italy, 1861-1881

George Perkins Marsh, Lucia Ducci - History - 2012 - 228 pages
George P. Marsh was a keen observer of the Italian society and political system: this volume collects his letters from Florence between 1864 and 1871, when the Tuscan city was ...
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