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Encounters with Nature

Essays By Paul Shepard

by Paul Shepard

  • 155 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Island Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • Nature,
  • Natural History,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Essays,
  • Science / Environmental Science

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFlorence R. Shepard (Editor), David Petersen (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8611591M
    ISBN 101559635290
    ISBN 109781559635295

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