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Title:
The American landscape
Author:
Mills, Stephen (Stephen F.)
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Publication Information:
Chicago ; London : Fitzroy Dearborn, [1997]

©1997
Physical Description:
147 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9781579582296
Format :
Book

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Central Library E169.12 .M546 1997 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Author Notes

Kenneth R. Hall is professor of history at Ball State University. His most recent books are A History of Early Southeast Asia: Maritime Trade and Cultural Development; New Perspectives in the History and Historiography of Southeast Asia, Continuing Explorations (co-editor with Michael Aung-Thwin, 2011); Secondary Cities and Urban Networking in the Indian Ocean Realm, c. 1400-1800 (editor, 2008); and Structural Change in Early South India (editor, 2001/2005).


Table of Contents

Introduction: America the Placep. 1
1. The Physical Environmentp. 13
2. Cultural Landscapes: The Imperial Legacyp. 25
3. Cultural Landscapes of the Westp. 45
4. Landscape Paintingp. 56
5. Interpreting Landscape Imagesp. 71
6. Studying the Urban Landscapep. 94
7. Theme Parks and Heritage Landscapesp. 101
Conclusion: American Studies and the American Landscapep. 117
Suggestions for Further Readingp. 122
Indexp. 143

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