Nature's Nation An Environmental History of the United States

ISBN-10: 0155002198

ISBN-13: 9780155002197

Edition: 1998

Authors: John Opie

List price: $151.95
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


Nature's Nation examines our consumer-based industrial and urban society and notes the heavy price paid to create this by placing the political, economic, social and cultural development of the U.S within an environmental framework.
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $151.95
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Harcourt College Publishers
Publication date: 1/20/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.540
Language: English

Introduction: What is American Environmental History?
Europeans Take Command.
O Strange New World.
The World We Have Lost: People of the Land
Shaping the National Landscape.
The Federal Geography.
When the United States Was an Undeveloped Country.
Unifying American space
Romantic America, and Utopia: Laying Claim to Paradise.
Creating the Industrial Infrastructure.
Determining America's environmental future: the rush to industrialize
Reshaping the Nation: The Built Environment and Public Works.
The Environmental Costs of Industrial America: Cities and Landscapes in Trouble.
From Nature's Water to Public Works Water: America Becomes a Hydraulic Civilization.
Hitting the Wall: Environmental Limits in Appalachia and on the Plains.
Rethinking America: The Making of Environmentalism.
Recovering �Original America�: The Wilderness Movement.
Environmentalism Enters the American Mainstream: Environmental Science, Rachel Carson's Silent Spring and Public Awareness
Risk and Regulation: Environmentalism Enters the Modern Era.
Into the Twenty-First Century: The United States and the Global Environment
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.