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作者 Cozine, James J
書名 Saving the Big Thicket : From Exploration to Preservation, 1685-2003
出版項 College Station : University of North Texas Press, 2004
©2004
國際標準書號 9781574414202 (electronic bk.)
9781574411751
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說明 1 online resource (313 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Temple Big Thicket S., No. 4
Temple Big Thicket S., No. 4
附註 Intro -- CONTENTS -- LIST OF FIGURES -- FOREWORD -- PREFACE -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- CHAPTER I Introduction -- CHAPTER II The Indians' Assault -- CHAPTER III The Spanish Assault -- CHAPTER IV The Anglo Assault -- CHAPTER V A Timber Bonanza -- CHAPTER VI Oil Exploration in the Big Thicket -- CHAPTER VII The Drive for Preservation -- CHAPTER VIII The Yarborough Years -- CHAPTER IX Urbanites and Intellectuals -- photo gallery -- CHAPTER X Consensus and Compromise -- CHAPTER XI Conclusion -- NOTES TO CHAPTERS I-IX -- BIBLIOGRAPHY TO CHAPTERS I-IX -- AFTERWORD -- NOTES TO AFTERWORD -- BIBLIOGRAPHY TO AFTERWORD -- INDEX
The Big Thicket of East Texas, which at one time covered over two million acres, served as a barrier to civilizations throughout most of historic times. This text is a classic account of the region's history and a play-by-play narrative of the prolonged fight for the Big Thicket Preserve
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Cozine, James J. Saving the Big Thicket : From Exploration to Preservation, 1685-2003 College Station : University of North Texas Press,c2004 9781574411751
主題 Environmental protection -- Texas -- Big Thicket.;Historic preservation -- Texas -- Big Thicket.;Big Thicket (Tex.) -- History.;Big Thicket (Tex.) -- Environmental conditions.;Big Thicket National Preserve (Tex.)
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Alt Author Gunter, Pete A. Y
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