Common landscape of America, 1580 to 1845 by John R. Stilgoe

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Land settlement -- United States -- History,
  • Landscape -- United States -- History,
  • United States -- Civilization,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865

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Book details

StatementJohn R. Stilgoe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE169.1 .S85 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 429 p. :
Number of Pages429
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4270239M
ISBN 100300026994
LC Control Number81016367

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