A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans

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A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans - Kelman, Ari
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"New Orleans' Mississippi levee, as Kelman explains in this fascinating study, is more than a pile of dirt. It is the key to unraveling the historical dialectic between a great river and an essentially amphibious city. It is also the monumental space of New Orleans' past, where dark plots and heroic dreams remain forever entangled."--Mike Davis, author of "Ecology of Fear: Los Angeles and the Imagination of Disaster" "Kelman has written a pioneering environmental history of the evolving relationship between one of the ...

A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans 2006, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520234338

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A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans 2003, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520234321

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