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The Resource Slide Mountain : or, the folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg

Slide Mountain : or, the folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg

Label
Slide Mountain : or, the folly of owning nature
Title
Slide Mountain
Title remainder
or, the folly of owning nature
Statement of responsibility
Theodore Steinberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tours America to explore some of the more unusual dilemmas that have arisen in our struggle to possess nature. This book recounts the battle for three thousand acres of land the river carved from a Nebraska Indian reservation and deposited in Iowa. It illuminates what it means to live in a culture of property where everything must have an owner
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steinberg, Theodore
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD1251 .S74 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Land tenure
  • Land use
  • Real property
  • Real property
Label
Slide Mountain : or, the folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Fast Fish in America: An Introduction; 1. Blackbird's Ghost: Real Estate and Other Fantasies; 2. Identity Crisis in Bayou Country; 3. Notes from Underground: The Private Life of Water; 4. Cloudbusting in Fulton County; 5. Three-D Deeds: The Rise of Air Rights in New York; Paper Moon: A Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Extent
1 online resource ([x], 212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520918467
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609849994
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web via Internet
Label
Slide Mountain : or, the folly of owning nature, Theodore Steinberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Fast Fish in America: An Introduction; 1. Blackbird's Ghost: Real Estate and Other Fantasies; 2. Identity Crisis in Bayou Country; 3. Notes from Underground: The Private Life of Water; 4. Cloudbusting in Fulton County; 5. Three-D Deeds: The Rise of Air Rights in New York; Paper Moon: A Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Extent
1 online resource ([x], 212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520918467
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609849994
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web via Internet

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