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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 9847 words.

This chapter describes a “push” day; the team has a lot of miles to cover if they're going to be within striking distance of Fayetteville by the next day. The plan is to go through...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 5379 words.

This chapter shows the author performing the hardest task of the whole trip: taking his sodden river shirt off the roof of the tent and buttoning it on. This seems like no big deal, but the...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 9915 words.

This chapter describes how the author and David Webster launch the johnboat at the Wildlife ramp at Old Route 87, just to make sure they will have a continuous trip and cover all of the...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 12330 words.

This chapter illustrates a place about eighteen miles above Wilmington, on a tributary of the Black. Here lies a replica wooden bridge across Widow Elizabeth Moore's Creek that commemorates...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 4462 words.

This chapter discusses the stately white riverfront mansion the expedition passed by near the southern end of the Wilmington waterfront, just below the shops and restaurants of Chandler's...

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Philip Gerard.

in Down the Wild Cape Fear

March 2013; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Impact of Environmental Issues (Social Science). 4951 words.

This chapter focuses on Castle Street, also called Dram Tree Park. The park is named for the fabled bald cypress that once stood on a miniature island just offshore of Sunset Park. It...

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A “Mighty World-Force”: Wheat as Natural Corrective in Norris

Kathryn Cornell Dolan.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

September 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 9413 words.

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“A Bizarre Ecology” The Nature of Denatured Nature

Molly Wallace.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 0 words.

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“A Minister of Happiness”: Nature in Beecher's America

William W. Stowe.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 0 words.

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“A Worth-While Living from the Soil”: The Farmlet in Southern California from the Late Nineteenth Century to World War II

Eileen V Wallis.

in The Western Historical Quarterly

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Canadian History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity); Western US History; Social and Cultural Anthropology; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science). 11070 words.

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The American West has a long tradition of informal or backyard agricultural production. Such enterprises were urban and suburban instead of rural,...

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