Theodore Roosevelt, naturalist in the arena / edited by Char Miller and Clay S. Jenkinson.

Contributor(s): Miller, Char, 1951- [editor.] | Jenkinson, Clay [editor.]Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2020]Description: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781496219831; 149621983X; 9781496219855; 1496219856Subject(s): Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 | Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 | Naturalists -- United States -- Biography | Presidents -- United States -- Biography | Conservationists -- United States -- Biography | HISTORY / United States / 19th Century | Naturalists | Presidents | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. | Biographies.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Theodore Roosevelt, naturalist in the arena.DDC classification: 973.91/1092 LOC classification: E757 | .T388 2020Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part 1. Field Notes -- 1. Beauty and Tragedy in the Wilderness: The Naturalism of Theodore Roosevelt -- 2. Theodore Roosevelt: "The Outdoor Man Who Writes" -- 3. "I So Declare It": Roosevelt's Love Affair with Birds -- 4. Urban Wild: Theodore Roosevelt's Explorations of Rock Creek Park -- Part 2. Outside Influences -- 5. For "Generations Yet Unborn": George Bird Grinnell, Theodore Roosevelt, and the Early Conservation Movement
6. Play, Work, and Politics: The Remarkable Partnership of Theodore Roosevelt and Gifford Pinchot -- 7. Friendship under Five Inches of Snow: Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir in Yosemite -- 8. The Cowboy, the Crusader, and the Salvation of the American Buffalo -- Part 3. Natural Politics -- 9. Theodore Roosevelt, the West, and the New America -- 10. Theodore Roosevelt and Conservation: Looking Abroad -- 11. Memorializing Theodore Roosevelt: Si Monumentum Requiris, Circumspice -- List of Contributors -- Index
Summary: "Drawing on an array of approaches-biographical, ecological and environmental, literary and political-Theodore Roosevelt, Naturalist in the Arena analyzes different elements of this strenuous man's manifold encounters with the Great Outdoors"-- Provided by publisher.
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"Drawing on an array of approaches-biographical, ecological and environmental, literary and political-Theodore Roosevelt, Naturalist in the Arena analyzes different elements of this strenuous man's manifold encounters with the Great Outdoors"-- Provided by publisher.

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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part 1. Field Notes -- 1. Beauty and Tragedy in the Wilderness: The Naturalism of Theodore Roosevelt -- 2. Theodore Roosevelt: "The Outdoor Man Who Writes" -- 3. "I So Declare It": Roosevelt's Love Affair with Birds -- 4. Urban Wild: Theodore Roosevelt's Explorations of Rock Creek Park -- Part 2. Outside Influences -- 5. For "Generations Yet Unborn": George Bird Grinnell, Theodore Roosevelt, and the Early Conservation Movement

6. Play, Work, and Politics: The Remarkable Partnership of Theodore Roosevelt and Gifford Pinchot -- 7. Friendship under Five Inches of Snow: Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir in Yosemite -- 8. The Cowboy, the Crusader, and the Salvation of the American Buffalo -- Part 3. Natural Politics -- 9. Theodore Roosevelt, the West, and the New America -- 10. Theodore Roosevelt and Conservation: Looking Abroad -- 11. Memorializing Theodore Roosevelt: Si Monumentum Requiris, Circumspice -- List of Contributors -- Index

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Char Miller is the W. M. Keck Professor of Environmental Analysis and director of the Environmental Analysis Program at Pomona College. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including America's Great National Forests, Wildernesses, and Grasslands . Clay S. Jenkinson is Theodore Roosevelt Humanities Scholar and the founder of the Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University. He is the author of nine books, including The Character of Meriwether Lewis: Explorer in the Wilderness .

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