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Author Leopold, Aldo, 1886-1948.

Title A Sand County almanac, and sketches here and there / by Aldo Leopold ; illustrated by Charles W. Schwartz ; introduction by Robert Finch
Edition Special commemorative edition
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1987


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  508.73 Leo/Sca  AVAILABLE
Description xxviii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
regular print
Contents Introduction The delights and dilemmas of a Sand County almanac -- Part I Sand County almanac. January January thaw February Good oak March The geese return April Come high water Draba Bur oak Sky dance May Back from the Argentine June The Alder Fork July Great possessions Prairie birthday August The green pasture September The choral copse October Smoky gold Too early Red lanterns November If I were the wind Axe-in-hand A mighty fortress December Home range Pines above the snow 65290 -- Part 2 Sketches here and there. Wisconsin Marshland elegy The sand counties Odyssey On a monument to the pigeon Flambeau Illinois and Iowa Illinois bus ride Red legs kicking Arizona and New Mexico On top Thinking like a mountain Escudilla Chihuahua and Sonora Guacamaja The Green lagoons Song of the Gavilan Oregon and Utah Cheat takes over Manitoba Clandeboye -- Part 3 The upshot. Conservation esthetic Wildlife in American culture Wilderness The Land ethic About the author
Summary Nature writings of Aldo Leopold, one of the foremost conservationist of our century
Analysis United States Organisms
Notes 'Special commemorative edition'
Subject American literature -- 20th century.
Natural history -- Outdoor books.
Nature conservation -- United States.
Author Finch, Robert.
Schwartz, Charles W
LC no. 87022015
ISBN 0195053052 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Sand County almanac
Sketches here and there