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Nature's Bounty Historical and Modern Environmental Perspectives by Anthony N. Penna
  

Nature's Bounty Historical and Modern Environmental Perspectives

Synopsis

Nature's Bounty Historical and Modern Environmental Perspectives by Anthony N. Penna

This thorough, clearly organized text focuses on four major environmental categories: forests and land, wildlife and wildlife habitat, water and drinking water quality, and air. Each category is treated historically from the time of exploration and discovery in the seventeenth century to the present. There are also discussions on environmental public policy issues currently in our national debate. The text is integrated throughout with fascinating primary source documents -- eyewitness accounts, government reports and documents, speeches, and congressional testimony -- which illuminate the material.

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Book Info

Publication date

31st December 1998

Author

Anthony N. Penna

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Publisher

M.E. Sharpe an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc

Format

Paperback
320 pages

Categories

The environment
Central government policies

ISBN

9780765601889

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