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The American Backwoods Frontier

An Ethical and Ecological Interpretation (Creating the North American Landscape)

by Terry G. Jordan

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • Human geography,
  • Cultural Geography,
  • History - General History,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Architecture / Landscape,
  • Delaware River Region (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.),
  • Ethnology,
  • Finnish Americans,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9793791M
    ISBN 100801843758
    ISBN 109780801843754


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