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Author Miller, Char, 1951-

Title Gifford Pinchot and the making of modern environmentalism / Char Miller.

Imprint Washington, DC : Island Press/Shearwater Books, ©2001.

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 Moore Stacks  S926.P56 M55 2001    Available  ---
Description 458 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Family Tree -- The World of His Father -- Relative Power -- Rising Son -- A Young Stand -- An American in Nancy -- The Damaged Fabric -- A Political Two-Step -- Mature Grounds -- Keeper of His Conscience? -- Family Affairs -- A Political Natural -- Old Growth -- Governing Ambitions -- Chiefly Politics -- The Widening View -- Crosscut -- Climax.
Summary Chronicles and examines the life of pioneering American conservationist and Progressive politician Gifford Pinchot, the first chief of the U.S. Forest Service, whose beliefs about conservation and social issues came to be directly related.
Subject Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946.
Conservationists -- United States -- Biography.
Politicians -- United States -- Biography.
Conservation of natural resources -- United States -- History.
Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946
Conservation of natural resources.
United States.
Genre/Form Biography.
Other Form: Online version: Miller, Char, 1951- Gifford Pinchot and the making of modern environmentalism. Washington, DC : Island Press/Shearwater Books, ©2001 (OCoLC)682333069
ISBN 1559638230 (pbk.)
1559638222 (alk. paper)
9781559638227 (alk. paper)
9781559638234 (pbk.)