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Title: Wilderness and American Identity
Url: http://nationalhumanitiescenter.org/tserve/nattrans/ntwilderness.htm
Publisher: National Humanities Center (U.S.)
Description: This site offers an extensive collection of links to sites about water, life, and agriculture in the American West. Some of the articles are from the 19th century, when the arid, western United States was settled. Other pieces are more current and show how indigenous peoples of North America have survived in hostile terrains.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- History
History (America) -- America -- Indians of North America -- By state, province, or region, A-Z -- The West
History (America) -- United States local history -- The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains
History (America) -- United States local history -- The West. Trans-Mississippi Region. Great Plains -- Geography
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Nature conservation. Landscape protection. Biological diversity conservation. Endangered species and ecosystems (General). Habitat conservation. Ecosystem management. Conservation biology
Science -- Zoology -- Wildlife conservation. Rare animals. Endangered species. Wildlife refuges. Wildlife habitat improvement -- History (General)
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Water supply for domestic and industrial purposes -- Water conservation
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Earth science
Social studies
Science -- Physical sciences
Social studies -- United States history
Social studies -- Geography
Date Issued: 2003-05
Resource Type: Bibliographies
Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Agricultural science
Environmental science
Human geography
native americans
Water use
western settlement
Date Of Record Release: 2007-09-06 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-14 12:30:45 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE
Full Record Views: 2
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