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Leopold"s shack and Ricketts"s lab

Michael J. Lannoo

Leopold"s shack and Ricketts"s lab

the emergence of environmentalism

by Michael J. Lannoo

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-187) and index.

StatementMichael J. Lannoo
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE195 .L37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24419631M
ISBN 100520264789
ISBN 109780520264786
LC Control Number2009044829
OCLC/WorldCa449860594

The Leopolds fixed up their weekendShack and planted native species — hundreds of pines and prairie plants — to resurrect some of the original vegetation. From stories about wayward cows gobbling crops to the postman delivering Poco the squirrel, Estella Leopold infuses her book with vignettes of life at the shack.   Book Review Book Review Benson, Keith Journal of the History of Biology () – Springer DOI /s Michael J. Lannoo, Leopold’s Shack and Ricketts’s Lab: The Emergence of Environmentalism (Berkeley: University of California Press, ), xix + pp. Historians of biology should be pleased to note the increasing attention .

The book is made substantially better by the commentary following each piece by the two Editors regarding the writing. As they made strong argument of, Leopold was well out in front of virtually every one of his peers in seeing the true ecology of what was happening in degredated habitats and An excellent treatment of many of Leopold's less /5(1). With Leopold's Shack and Ricketts's Lab: The Emergence of Environmentalism, Michael Lannoo has crafted a book designed to pull these two larger-than-life figures into focus, and he does so by linking their very different personalities to the places most closely identified with their lives and insights: Leopold's shack in the Wisconsin Sandhills.

Aldo Leopold (Janu – Ap ) was an American author, philosopher, scientist, ecologist, forester, conservationist, and environmentalist. He was a professor at the University of Wisconsin and is best known for his book A Sand County Almanac (), which has sold more than two million copies.. Leopold was influential in the development of modern environmental ethics and in. As Michael J. Lannoo dramatically demonstrates in Leopold’s Shack and Ricketts’s Lab: The Emergence of Environmentalism, Aldo Leopold and Ed Ricketts approached wildlife biology, marine biology, and the earth’s ecology in a whole new way, the result of intimate observation, original thinking, and lively conversation at Ricketts’s lab on.


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