The Nature Of New York

The Nature of New York
Publisher Cornell University Press
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 277
ISBN 0801445108
Rating 5/5 from 1 reviews
GET BOOK

Presents an environmental history of New York State, from the first contact of the region's indigenous inhabitants with Europeans to the present day.

else
The Nature of New York
  • Author : David Stradling
  • Publisher : Cornell University Press
  • Release Date : 2010

Presents an environmental history of New York State, from the first contact of the region's indigenous inhabitants with Europeans to the present day.

GET BOOK
Field Guide to the Natural World of New York City
  • Author : Leslie Day
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release Date : 2007-11-30

A New York naturalist looks at the amazing diversity of natural wonders that exist throughout the five boroughs of New York City, documenting the animals, birds, plants, mushrooms, and geology of the region, in a volume enriched by maps, photographs, and beautiful nature paintings. Simultaneous.

GET BOOK
Concrete and Clay
  • Author : Matthew Gandy
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2003-08-29

An interdisciplinary account of the environmental history and changing landscape of New York City. In this innovative account of the urbanization of nature in New York City, Matthew Gandy explores how the raw materials of nature have been reworked to produce a "metropolitan nature" distinct from the forms of nature

GET BOOK
The Nature Fix  Why Nature Makes Us Happier  Healthier  and More Creative
  • Author : Florence Williams
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2017-02-07

"Highly informative and remarkably entertaining." —Elle From forest trails in Korea, to islands in Finland, to eucalyptus groves in California, Florence Williams investigates the science behind nature’s positive effects on the brain. Delving into brand-new research, she uncovers the powers of the natural world to improve health, promote reflection

GET BOOK
Second Nature
  • Author : Nathaniel Rich
  • Publisher : MCD
  • Release Date : 2021-03-30

From the author of Losing Earth, a beautifully told exploration of our post-natural world that points the way to a new mode of ecological writing. We live at a time in which scientists race to reanimate extinct beasts, our most essential ecosystems require monumental engineering projects to survive, chicken breasts

GET BOOK
Everyday Nature  Knowledge of the Natural World in Colonial New York
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-25

Read online Everyday Nature Knowledge of the Natural World in Colonial New York written by , published by Rutgers University Press which was released on . Download full Everyday Nature Knowledge of the Natural World in Colonial New York Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

GET BOOK
Vesper Flights
  • Author : Helen Macdonald
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-08-25

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER From the bestselling author of H is for Hawk, a brilliant and insightful work about our relationship to the natural world Our world is a fascinating place, teeming not only with natural wonders that defy description, but complex interactions that create layers of meaning. Helen Macdonald

GET BOOK
World of Wonders
  • Author : Aimee Nezhukumatathil
  • Publisher : Milkweed Editions
  • Release Date : 2020-09-08

From beloved, award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction—a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us. As a child, Nezhukumatathil called many places home: the grounds of a Kansas mental institution, where her Filipina mother

GET BOOK
Laws of the State of New York  of a General Nature
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1844

Read online Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature written by , published by which was released on 1844. Download full Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

GET BOOK
Laws of the State of New York  of a General Nature
  • Author : New York (State).
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1844

Read online Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature written by New York (State)., published by which was released on 1844. Download full Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

GET BOOK
The Invention of Nature
  • Author : Andrea Wulf
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2015

A portrait of the German naturalist reveals his ongoing influence on humanity's relationship with the natural world today, discussing such topics as his views on climate change, conservation, and nature as a resource for all life.

GET BOOK
The Better Angels of Our Nature
  • Author : Steven Pinker
  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release Date : 2012-09

Presents a controversial history of violence which argues that today's world is the most peaceful time in human existence, drawing on psychological insights into intrinsic values that are causing people to condemn violence as an acceptable measure.

GET BOOK
Laws of the State of New York  of a General Nature  Passed from 1828 to 1842  Inclusive
  • Author : New York (State)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1842

Read online Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature Passed from 1828 to 1842 Inclusive written by New York (State), published by which was released on 1842. Download full Laws of the State of New York of a General Nature Passed from 1828 to 1842 Inclusive Books now! Available in PDF,

GET BOOK
The New Economy of Nature
  • Author : Gretchen Daily,Katherine Ellison
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2003-09-01

Explains ways to reconstruct the natural world into goods and servcies, determine market values for each, and make sure everyone pays their fair share.

GET BOOK
Mannahatta
  • Author : Eric W. Sanderson
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2013-12-01

On September 12, 1609, Henry Hudson first set foot on the land that would become Manhattan. Today, it’s difficult to imagine what he saw, but for more than a decade, landscape ecologist Eric Sanderson has been working to do just that. Mannahatta: A Natural History of New York City is the

GET BOOK