Weyerhaeuser Environmental Classics

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  1. Environmental Justice in Postwar America
    In the decades after World War II, the American economy entered a period of prolonged growth that created unprecedented affluence—but these developments came at the cost of a host of new environmental problems. Unsurprisingly,... Learn More
    Published: 4th June 2018
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  2. Making Climate Change History
    This collection pulls together key documents from the scientific and political history of climate change, including congressional testimony, scientific papers, newspaper editorials, court cases, and international declarations.... Learn More
    Published: 4th April 2017
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  3. Nuclear Reactions
    Nuclear Reactions explores the nuclear consensus that emerged in post–World War II America, characterized by widespread support for a diplomatic and military strategy based on nuclear weapons and a vision of economic growth... Learn More
    Published: 22nd November 2016
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  4. The Wilderness Writings of Howard Zahniser
    Howard Zahniser (1906–1964), executive secretary of The Wilderness Society and editor of The Living Wilderness from 1945 to 1964, is arguably the person most responsible for drafting and promoting the Wilderness Act in 1964.... Learn More
    Published: 11th April 2014
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  5. The Environmental Moment
    The Environmental Moment is a collection of documents that reveal the significance of the years 1968-1972 to the environmental movement in the United States. With material ranging from short pieces from the Whole Earth Catalog... Learn More
    Published: 20th July 2015
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £15.99
  6. Reel Nature
    Winner of the History of Science Society's Watson Davis and Helen Miles Davis Prize in the History of Science.From the early exploits of Teddy Roosevelt in Africa to blockbuster films such as March of the Penguins, Gregg Mitman's... Learn More
    Published: 26th May 2009
    Paperback | £19.99
  7. DDT, Silent Spring, and the Rise of Environmentalism
    No single event played a greater role in the birth of modern environmentalism than the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring and its assault on insecticides. The documents collected by Thomas Dunlap trace shifting attitudes... Learn More
    Published: 11th September 2015
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £14.99
  8. Conservation in the Progressive Era
    Conservation was the first nationwide political movement in American history to grapple with environmental problems like waste, pollution, resource exhaustion, and sustainability. At its height, the conservation movement was a... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2016
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £15.99
  9. Man and Nature
    In Man and Nature, first published in 1864, polymath scholar and diplomat George Perkins Marsh challenged the general belief that human impact on nature was generally benign or negligible and charged that ancient civilizations... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2003
    Paperback | £27.99
  10. A Symbol of Wilderness
    Harvey details the first major clash between conservationists and developers after World War II, the successful fight to prevent the building of Echo Park Dam. The dam on the Green River was intended to create a recreational lake... Learn More
    Published: 11th September 2015
    Hardback | £74.00
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  11. Mountain Gloom and Mountain Glory
    To English poets and writers of the seventeenth century, as to their predecessors, mountains were ugly protuberances which disfigured nature and threatened the symmetry of earth; they were symbols God’s wrath. Yet, less than... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 1997
    Paperback | £25.99
  12. The Great Columbia Plain
    Dismissed in early years as a wasteland, the rolling open country that covers the interior parts of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho is today one of the richest farmlands in the nation. This work is the story of its transformation.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 1995
    Paperback | £17.99