Landscape in America / editing and sequencing by George F. Thompson ; with a foreword by Charles E. Little.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-151614

Description

xiv, 301 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Landscape
Human geography
Landscape architecture
Landscape in art.
Description and travel.

Originator

Thompson, George F.

Contents

A message to the reader / George F. Thompson -- The spell of the land / Denis Wood -- Notes on living with landscape / Kenneth Lash -- Reading the landscape / John Fraser Hart -- In search of the proto-landscape / John B. Jackson -- Learning from landscape and nature / Calvin W. Stillman -- The geological perception of landscape / Dale F. Ritter -- The range of vision : landscape and the Far West, 1803 to 1850 / E.N. Feltskog -- The sanctified landscape : the Hudson River Valley, 1820 to 1850 / David Schuyler -- Back to the land : immigrants and image-makers in the Lake Superior region, 1865 to 1930 / Arnold R. Alanen -- Home landscape / William Kittredge -- Interior and exterior landscapes : the Pueblo migration stories / Leslie Marmon Silko -- A flat rock : poetry, perception, and landscape / Thomas Rabbit -- Boyhood landscape and repetition / John R. Stilgoe -- Second growth : changing views in New England / Janet Hulings Bleicken -- Beauty in the landscape : an ecological viewpoint / Alan Gussow -- Nature into landscape into art / Lawrence Halprin -- Landscape in motion / John Gamble -- Landscape as an extension of architecture / Charles Montooth -- Landscape is a point of view / Gregory Conniff.

Publication

Austin : University of Texas Press

Description

xiv, 301 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.

Notes

Includes index.

ISBN

0292781350 (alk. paper)
0292781369 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks E169.04.L36 1995

Places

United States.
United States

Edition

1st ed.