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Round River From the Journals of Aldo Leopold by Aldo Leopold

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Published by Northword Pr .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hunting,
  • Natural history,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Hunting Sports,
  • North America,
  • Leopold, Aldo,,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • General,
  • Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Travel writing,
  • USA,
  • 1886-1948,
  • Outdoor books,
  • Diaries

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsLuna B. Leopold (Editor), Mary A. Shafer (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9829102M
ISBN 101559710845
ISBN 109781559710848
OCLC/WorldCa23732072

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To those who know the charm of Aldo Leopold's writing in A Sand County Almanac, this collection from his journals and essays will be a new delight. The journal entries included here were written in camp during his many field trips--hunting, fishing, and exploring--and they indicate the source of ideas on land ethics found in his longer essays. They reflect as well two long canoe trips in. “So we’ve been going round in a circle all this while,” mused Paul Bunyan. Then he started laughing and slapped his leg with his huge hand. “We musta been logging next to the Round River! I heard there was a big ol’ river in the north of Wisconsin that ran in a perfect circle with no way out. Guess this must be it!”. One Round River, by Richard Manning, is a book about the ecosystem of the Blackfoot River, which runs by his home near Missoula, Montana. The title implies that everything is connected, and moves in circles. Manning presents the history of the region in a number of by: 2. The focus of Round River’s Environmental Study Abroad Program is to encourage and expand the commitments, minds and spirits of future conservationists by cultivating an active, informed and inspired constituency of young scholars, as conservation scientists, artists, activists and advocates by providing innovative conservation education and leadership training.

Round River has been edited by Leopold's son, Luna, a geologist well-known in the field of conservation. It is also charmingly illustrated with line drawings by Charles W. Schwartz. All admirers of Leopold's work--indeed, all lovers of nature--will find this book richly rewarding.;. A Sand County Almanac book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. We can place this book on the shelf that holds the writin /5. This section is the body of the book and covers some pages; the third and last sec- tion is entitled "Round River" and contains three philosophical essays. The reader should not expect this book to be of similar quality or superior to Sand County Almanac (Leopold, , Oxford). First published in and praised in The New York Times Book Review as a trenchant book, full of vigor and bite, A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the n with an unparalleled understanding of the ways of nature, the book includes a section on the monthly changes of.

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