The Resource From the land, edited by Nancy P. Pittman ; introduction by Wes Jackson

From the land, edited by Nancy P. Pittman ; introduction by Wes Jackson

Label
From the land
Title
From the land
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancy P. Pittman ; introduction by Wes Jackson
Contributor
Editor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Articles from The Land, "a quarterly magazine first published by the Friends of the Land, and dedicated to "the conservation of Soil, Rain and Man"--Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.7616
Index
index present
LC call number
S589.75
LC item number
.F76 1988eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Conservation classics
Label
From the land, edited by Nancy P. Pittman ; introduction by Wes Jackson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earth is his book / Jesse Stuart -- Honey hollow / P. Alston Waring -- M Mahons gardeners calendar / Florence Horn Retzer -- Subjects of the King / Nancy Nisbet -- Long gramp / Cleveland Rodgers -- Soil defense / Henry A. Wallace -- What happened to the Maya? / Howard D. Fabing -- Farmer stage / Neil M. Clark -- Machine-built soil / E.H. Faulkner -- I scratch natures back / Charles S. Becker -- Soil ranger / Ellen Orr -- Alberts program / Channing Cope -- The high cost of poor farming / Louis Bromfield -- One-man third force / James Rorty -- Two men from South Dakota / George S. Reeves -- The case against farming as a big business / Ralph Borsodi -- Make mine big / Ladd Haystead -- For birth control / J. Russell Smith -- For grassland and factory farming / H.C. Kuthe -- Old-fashioned strawberries / Leonard Wickenden -- How much conservation can we afford? / Leonard Hall -- Rain on the mountains / John Muir -- The answer is water / Marion S. Oneal -- The rain is stilled / Russell Lord -- Do we need more tile? / E.H. Faulkner -- Water is life / Ross Calvin -- Goodbye, Main Street / Ross Calvin -- White tempus fugit / Anonymous -- Our nation's water wealth / Arthur H. Carhart -- Unfair to fish and man / Kenneth Reid -- Insoak is the answer / Elmer T. Peterson -- First choice: Rachel Carson / Russell Lord -- Toward clean rivers / Art Robinson -- Discovering my own country / Gifford Pinchot -- No friendly resource / Gilbert Chinard -- Testimony of trees / Jesse Stuart -- A corn tree -- the chestnut / J. Russell Smith -- Planting fuel in Iran / Henry S. Kernan -- Prophet of the grass / Joseph Kinsey Howard -- Pure white or speckled? / R.L. & A.N. -- Fences / Homer Croy -- More about grass and related matters / Louis Bromfield -- 31 fescue: this is it! / Channing Cope -- Sweet living at Yellow River / Channing Cope -- Does a plant see? / James R. Simmons -- Of locusts and a lost Eden / Walter C. Lowdermilk -- The danger of weed-killers / Alfred G. Etter -- Stone Age plants in the atom age / Wheeler McMillen -- The newer knowledge of Elmer V. McCollum / Russell Lord -- Other lands: traditional knowledge / Walter C. Lowdermilk -- The trace elements in nutrition / Jonathan Forman, M.D. -- Health depends on soil / W.A. Albrecht -- How to make humus / Helen M. Fox -- Unfitting the unborn / James Rorty & N. Phillip Norman, M.D. -- The Earth impoverished / Victor Hugo -- Natural farming at Stahrland / Alden Stahr -- Words, words, words / Jonathan Forman, M.D. -- Soil cults and bunk / E.R. Spencer -- How it feels to starve / Samuel Legg -- Watching animals eat / Alfred G. Etter -- DDT and wildlife / Russell Lord -- Insecticides / Rod Cochran -- Cheat takes over / Aldo Leopold -- On bare ground, a dance / M.S. Musgrave -- A day with Aldo Leopold / Alfred G. Etter -- The eternal circuit / Leonard Hall -- Ecology at Malabar / Lois Bromfield -- Darwin and the living landscape / Paul B. Sears -- Islands and man / Rachel Carson -- Land and country / Aldo Leopold -- Delight and challenge / Ross Calvin -- Time prances on / Avis DeVoto -- The fourth R: resources / Paul B. Sears -- In defense of our public domain / Arthur Hawthorne Carhart -- The great struggle in South Africa / Alan Paton -- Speed-free wilderness / George L. Peterson -- Withhold or use? Conflict in the Adirondacks / J.S. Apperson -- Voice for the wilderness / William Chapman White -- Public lands and itching fingers / Wallace Stegner -- The peach in bloom / Byron Herbert Reece -- Cotton pickins done / Fred Ross -- Malabar Farm / E.B. White -- Untitled / Maude Elenor Emmick -- Winter comes / Byron Herbert Reece -- A country pond / Martha Fay Shuman -- Design / Edith Thompson -- The pioneers / Roland Ryder-Smith
Control code
ocn906025877
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781610912716
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33283412
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906025877
  • ebsco1610912713

Library Locations

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