Coverart for item
The Resource Remaking Boston : an environmental history of the city and its surroundings, edited by Anthony N. Penna and Conrad Edick Wright

Remaking Boston : an environmental history of the city and its surroundings, edited by Anthony N. Penna and Conrad Edick Wright

Label
Remaking Boston : an environmental history of the city and its surroundings
Title
Remaking Boston
Title remainder
an environmental history of the city and its surroundings
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony N. Penna and Conrad Edick Wright
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
333.7709744/61
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GE155.M4
LC item number
R46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Penna, Anthony N
  • Wright, Conrad Edick
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental degradation
  • Nature
Label
Remaking Boston : an environmental history of the city and its surroundings, edited by Anthony N. Penna and Conrad Edick Wright
Link
http://digital.library.pitt.edu/cgi-bin/t/text/text-idx?idno=31735062137017;view=toc;c=pittpress
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Boston from peninsula to metropolis / Anthony N. Penna -- The drowning of Boston Harbor and the development of the shoreline / Peter S. Rosen and Duncan M. FitzGerald -- What lies beneath : science, nature, and the making of Boston Harbor / Michael Rawson -- Remaking Boston Harbor : cleaning up after ourselves / Steven M. Rudnick -- In search of the Shawmut Peninsula : using modern cartographic analysis to discover the "original" Boston shoreline / Stephen T. Mague -- Remaking Boston, remaking Massachusetts / Brian Donahue -- A city (only partly) on a hill : terrain and land use in pre-twentieth-century Boston / William B. Meyer -- Reforestation in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, 1850-1910 / David Soll -- How metropolitan parks shaped greater Boston, 1893-1945 / James C. O'Connell -- Reclaiming the middle Charles River reservation / Daniel Driscoll and Karl Haglund -- Boston's weather and climate histories / William B. Meyer -- "Rain down righteousness" : interpretations of natural events in mid-eighteenth-century Boston / Lauri Bauer Coleman -- Biological responses to climate change in Boston / Abraham J. Miller-Rushing and Richard B. Primack
Control code
1539881
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 333 pages
Isbn
9780822943815
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1539881
  • (OCoLC)326569314
Label
Remaking Boston : an environmental history of the city and its surroundings, edited by Anthony N. Penna and Conrad Edick Wright
Link
http://digital.library.pitt.edu/cgi-bin/t/text/text-idx?idno=31735062137017;view=toc;c=pittpress
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Boston from peninsula to metropolis / Anthony N. Penna -- The drowning of Boston Harbor and the development of the shoreline / Peter S. Rosen and Duncan M. FitzGerald -- What lies beneath : science, nature, and the making of Boston Harbor / Michael Rawson -- Remaking Boston Harbor : cleaning up after ourselves / Steven M. Rudnick -- In search of the Shawmut Peninsula : using modern cartographic analysis to discover the "original" Boston shoreline / Stephen T. Mague -- Remaking Boston, remaking Massachusetts / Brian Donahue -- A city (only partly) on a hill : terrain and land use in pre-twentieth-century Boston / William B. Meyer -- Reforestation in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, 1850-1910 / David Soll -- How metropolitan parks shaped greater Boston, 1893-1945 / James C. O'Connell -- Reclaiming the middle Charles River reservation / Daniel Driscoll and Karl Haglund -- Boston's weather and climate histories / William B. Meyer -- "Rain down righteousness" : interpretations of natural events in mid-eighteenth-century Boston / Lauri Bauer Coleman -- Biological responses to climate change in Boston / Abraham J. Miller-Rushing and Richard B. Primack
Control code
1539881
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 333 pages
Isbn
9780822943815
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1539881
  • (OCoLC)326569314

Library Locations

    • Stevens Memorial Library (North Andover)Borrow it
      345 Main Street, North Andover, MA, 01845, US
      42.6961299 -71.1263305
Processing Feedback ...