Myth and History in the Creation of Yellowstone National Park download epub
by Lee Whittlesey,Paul Schullery
Schullery and Whittlesey have performed a great service for all lovers of Yellowstone Park and its history
Schullery and Whittlesey have performed a great service for all lovers of Yellowstone Park and its history. This is excellent scholarship. Chris Magoc's Yellowstone: The Creation and Selling of an American Landscape, 1870-1903 (University of New Mexico Press and MOntana Historical Society, 1999), is equally fine and indeed goes further and deeper in its analysis of the cultural and historical significance of this chapter of the park's history.
In this evocative exploration of Yellowstone's creation myth, the authors trace the evolution of the legend, its rise to incontrovertible truth, and its revelation as a mysterious and troubling episode that remains part folklore, part wish, and.
Schullery, Paul; Whittlesey, Lee (July 2001). Mountain Goats in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem: A Prehistoric and Historical Context". Myth and History in the Creation of Yellowstone National Park. Western North American Naturalist. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press.
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Authors Paul Schullery and Lee Whittlesey, both longtime students of Yellowstone's complex history, present the .
Publisher: University of Nebraska Press; 1st edition (September 1, 2003)
Pages: 125 pages