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Reading the Landscape of America

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Reading the Landscape of America - Watts, May Theilgaard
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In this natural history classic, the author takes the reader on field trips to landscapes across America, both domesticated and wild. She shows how to read the stories written in the land, interpreting the clues laid down by history, culture, and natural forces. A renowned teacher, writer and conservationist in her native Midwest, Watts studied with Henry Cowles, the pioneering American ecologist. She was the first to explain his theories of plant succesion to the general public. Her graceful, witty essays, with charming ...

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Reading the Landscape of America 1999, Nature Study Guild Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780912550237

Trade paperback

Reading the Landscape of America 1975, MacMillan Publishing Company

ISBN-13: 9780026244008

REV AND EXPANDED edition

Hardcover