The River of the Mother of God by Susan L. Flader
and other Essays by Aldo Leopold

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These fifty-nine essays by the author of the environmental classic A Sand County Almanac range from "A Tramp in November", penned in 1904 when Leopold was a seventeen-year-old schoolboy, to "The Ecological Conscience", written in 1947, the year before his death.
 

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ALDO LEOPOLD (1887-1948) began his professional career in 1909 when he joined the U.S. Forest Service. In 1924 he became Associate Director of the Forest Products Laboratory in Madison, Wisconsin, and in 1933 the University of Wisconsin created a chair of game management for him. His travels in Wisconsin, Iowa, Arizona, Oregon, Manitoba, and other destinations are reflected in his writing. J. Baird Callicott is Professor of Philosophy and Religion Studies at the Institute of Applied Sciences, University of North Texas, and author of "In Defense of the Land Ethic: Essays in Environmental Philosophy" (1989).
 
Published March 1, 1991 by University of Wisconsin Press. 400 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Nature & Wildlife, Literature & Fiction, Science & Math. Fiction

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Flader ( The Sand Countryor `County'?/correct as given.gs of Aldo Leopold ) and Callicott ( In Defense of the Land Ethic ) have organized the material chronologically;

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This collection of conservationist Leopold's ( A Sand County Almanac ) writings, spanning the years 1904-1947, traces the development of his environmentalism.

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