American Environmental Leaders

Editor/Author Grey House Publishing
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Grey House Publishing

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-68217-731-0
Category: Leadership
Image Count: 60
Book Status: Available
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A comprehensive and diverse, award-winning collection of biographies of the most important figures in American environmentalism. As our environment changes, and environmental concerns become more and more prevalent, this encyclopedia provides much-needed information on the key players in the environmental movement.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Contributors
  • Introduction
  • A
  • Abbey, Edward
  • Ackerman, Diane
  • Adams, Ansel
  • Adams, Henry
  • Adams, John Hamilton
  • Adams, John Quincy
  • Addams, Jane
  • Albright, Horace
  • Alston, Dana
  • Amidon, Elias, and Elizabeth Roberts
  • Anderson, Adrienne
  • Anderson, Ray
  • Andrus, Cecil
  • Anthony, Carl
  • Audubon, John James
  • Austin, Mary
  • Ausubel, Kenny
  • Ayres, Richard
  • B
  • Babbitt, Bruce
  • Bahouth, Peter
  • Bailey, Florence Augusta Merriam
  • Ball, Betty, and Gary Ball
  • Balog, James D.
  • Bari, Judi
  • Bartlett, Albert
  • Bartram, John, and William Bartram
  • Bates, Marston
  • Bauer, Catherine
  • Bavaria, Joan
  • Bean, Michael J.
  • Beattie, Mollie
  • Beebe, C. William
  • Begley, Ed Jr.
  • Bennett, Hugh Hammond
  • Benyus, Janine
  • Berenbaum, May Roberta
  • Berg, Peter
  • Berle, Peter
  • Berry, Friar Thomas
  • Berry, Wendell
  • Bertell, Rosalie
  • Bien, Amos
  • Bierstadt, Albert
  • Bingham, Eula
  • Bixby, Kevin
  • Blackgoat, Roberta
  • Blaeloch, Janine
  • Bloomberg, Michael
  • Bookchin, Murray
  • Boulding, Kenneth
  • Bramble, Barbara
  • Brand, Stewart
  • Brandborg, Stewart
  • Bresette, Walt
  • Brockovich, Erin
  • Brower, David
  • Brown, Janet
  • Brown, Lester
  • Brown, Michael H.
  • Browner, Carol
  • Brune, Michael
  • Bullard, Robert D.
  • Burroughs, John
  • Butcher, Devereux
  • C
  • Cade, Thomas
  • Caldwell, Lynton
  • Callicott, J. Baird
  • Carhart, Arthur
  • Carlton, Jasper
  • Carr, Archie
  • Carr, Marjorie Harris
  • Carson, Rachel
  • Carter, Jimmy
  • Carver, George Washington
  • Castillo, Aurora
  • Catlin, George
  • Caudill, Harry
  • Chafee, John
  • Chapman, Frank
  • Chappell, Kate, and Tom Chappell
  • Chase, Robin
  • Chávez, César
  • Chavis, Benjamin F. Jr.
  • Chief Sealth (Seattle)
  • Christy, Elizabeth
  • Cizik, Richard
  • Clawson, Marion
  • Cobb, John B., Jr.
  • Colborn, Theo
  • Colby, William
  • Cole, Thomas
  • Collom, Jack
  • Commoner, Barry
  • Connett, Ellen, and Paul Connett
  • Cook, Richard A.
  • Cooper, James Fenimore
  • Costle, Douglas
  • Cowles, Henry
  • Cox, Paul
  • Craighead, Frank, and John Craighead
  • Cronon, William
  • D
  • Daly, Herman
  • Darling, Jay Norwood “Ding”
  • David, Laurie Ellen
  • Dawson, Richard
  • DeBonis, Jeff
  • DeFalco, Tony
  • Desser, Christina Louise
  • Devall, Bill
  • Devoto, Bernard
  • DiCaprio, Leonardo
  • Dilg, Will
  • Dillard, Annie
  • Dingell, John, Jr.
  • Dittmar, Hank
  • Dombeck, Michael
  • Donovan, Richard
  • Douglas, Marjory Stoneman
  • Douglas, William Orville
  • Dowie, Mark
  • Downing, Andrew Jackson
  • Drayton, William
  • Drury, Newton
  • Dubos, René
  • Dunlap, Louise
  • Durning, Alan
  • Dutcher, William
  • Dyer, Polly
  • E
  • Earle, Sylvia
  • Ebi, Kristie
  • Edge, Rosalie
  • Ehrenfeld, David
  • Ehrlich, Anne, and Paul Ehrlich
  • Eisner, Thomas
  • Elton, Charles S.
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • F>
  • Fontenot, Willie
  • Foreman, Dave
  • Fossey, Dian
  • Franklin, Jerry
  • Frome, Michael
  • Fuller, Buckminster
  • Fuller, Kathryn
  • Futrell, J. William
  • G
  • Gagliano, Sherwood M.
  • Geisel, Theodor (Dr. Seuss)
  • Gelbspan, Ross
  • Gibbs, Lois
  • Gleason, Henry Allan
  • Gold, Lou
  • Golten, Robert
  • Goodman, Paul
  • Gore, Albert Jr.
  • Gottlieb, Robert
  • Gould, Stephen Jay
  • Gray, Asa
  • Grinnell, George Bird
  • Grogan, Pete
  • Grossman, Richard L.
  • Gussow, Joan Dye
  • Guthrie, Woody
  • Gutiérrez, Juana Beatriz
  • H
  • Hair, Jay
  • Hamilton, Alice
  • Hansen, James E.
  • Hardin, Garrett
  • Harper, Fletcher
  • Harry, Debra
  • Harvey, Dorothy Webster
  • Hawken, Paul
  • Hayes, Denis
  • Hayes, Randy
  • Hays, Samuel P.
  • Henderson, Hazel
  • Hermach, Tim
  • Hill, Julia Butterfly
  • Hoagland, Edward
  • Hornaday, William Temple
  • House, Donna
  • Huerta, Dolores
  • Huta, Leda Gawdiak
  • I
  • Ickes, Harold
  • Ingram, Helen
  • J
  • Jackson, Henry
  • Jackson, Wes
  • Jacobs, Jane
  • Jacobson, Michael
  • Janzen, Daniel H.
  • Jensen, Derrick
  • Johnson, Glenn S.
  • Johnson, Hazel
  • Johnson, Lady Bird (Claudia Alta)
  • Johnson, Robert Underwood
  • Jones, Van
  • Jontz, Jim
  • Jordan, Chris
  • Jukofsky, Diane
  • K
  • Kamp, Dick
  • Kane, Hal
  • Katz, Daniel
  • Kaufman, Hugh
  • Kellert, Stephen
  • Kendall, Henry
  • Kennedy, Robert F. Jr.
  • Kingsolver, Barbara
  • Klein, Naomi
  • Kratt, Chris, and Martin Kratt
  • Krupp, Fred
  • L
  • LaBudde, Samuel
  • LaDuke, Winona
  • Lammers, Owen
  • Lappé, Frances Moore
  • Leopold, Aldo
  • Lindbergh, Anne Morrow, and Charles Augustus Lindbergh
  • Linzey, Thomas
  • Lopez, Barry
  • Louv, Richard
  • Lovejoy, Thomas
  • Lovins, Amory
  • Lovins, L. Hunter
  • Luce, Benjamin
  • Lyons, Oren
  • M
  • MacKaye, Benton
  • Macy, Joanna
  • Mader, Ron
  • Mander, Jerry
  • Mann, Michael E.
  • Manning, Richard
  • Marsh, George Perkins
  • Marshall, Robert
  • Martínez, Dennis
  • Martinez, Xiuhtezcatl
  • Massol-González, Alexis
  • Marston, Besty, and Ed Marston
  • Mather, Stephen
  • Matthiessen, Peter
  • McCloskey, Michael
  • McDonough, William
  • McDowell, Mary
  • McHarg, Ian
  • McKibben, Bill
  • McPhee, John
  • Meadows, Donella
  • Meany, Edmund
  • Merchant, Carolyn
  • Merculieff, Ilarion (Larry)
  • Mills, Enos
  • Mills, Stephanie
  • Mitchell, George J.
  • Mittermeier, Russell
  • Montague, Peter
  • Moses, Marion
  • Moss, Cynthia
  • Moss, Doug
  • Muir, John
  • Mumford, Lewis
  • Murie, Mardy, and Olaus Murie
  • Muskie, Edmund
  • N
  • Nabhan, Gary
  • Nader, Ralph
  • Nagel, Carlos
  • Nash, Roderick
  • Nearing, Helen, and Scott Nearing
  • Needleman, Herbert
  • Neill, Peter
  • Nelson, Gaylord
  • Nelson, Willie
  • Newman, Nell
  • Norton, Bryan
  • Noss, Reed
  • O
  • Odum, Eugene
  • Oliver, Mary
  • Olmsted, Frederick Law, Jr.
  • Olmsted, Frederick Law, Sr.
  • Olson, Sigurd
  • Orr, David
  • Osborn, Fairfield
  • Owings, Margaret
  • P
  • Packard, Steve
  • Palmer, Paula
  • Parkman, Francis
  • Peacock, Doug
  • Perkins, Jane
  • Peterson, Roger Tory
  • Peterson, Russell
  • Pinchot, Gifford
  • Plotkin, Mark
  • Pollan, Michael
  • Popper, Deborah, and Frank Popper
  • Postel, Sandra
  • Pough, Richard
  • Powell, John Wesley
  • Pritchard, Paul C.
  • Pryor, Cynthia
  • Pulido, Laura
  • R
  • Raven, Peter
  • Red Cloud, Henry
  • Reilly, William K.
  • Reisner, Marc
  • Reynolds, Michael
  • Richards, Ellen Swallow
  • Rifkin, Jeremy
  • Ringo, Jerome C.
  • Ritter, Bill, Jr.
  • Robbins, John
  • Robin, Vicky
  • Rockefeller, John D., Jr.
  • Rockefeller, Laurance
  • Rodale, Robert
  • Rolfes, Anne
  • Rolston, III, Holmes
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Rosenfeld, Arthur H.
  • Roszak, Theodore
  • Ruether, Rosemary Radford
  • S
  • Safina, Carl
  • Sagan, Carl
  • Sale, Kirkpatrick
  • Sandoval, Arturo
  • Sanjour, William
  • Sargent, Charles Sprague
  • Saunders, Marshall
  • Sawhill, John
  • Schlickeisen, Rodger
  • Schneider, Stephen
  • Schultes, Richard Evans
  • Schurz, Carl
  • Schwarzenegger, Arnold
  • Seeger, Pete
  • Selikoff, Irving
  • Seo, Danny
  • Sessions, George
  • Seton, Ernest Thompson
  • Shabecoff, Philip
  • Shapiro, Andrew L.
  • Shuey, Chris
  • Silkwood, Karen
  • Sive, David
  • Smith, Rocky
  • Sneed, Cathrine
  • Snyder, Gary
  • Soleri, Paolo
  • Solomon, Susan
  • Soulé, Michael
  • Speth, James Gustave
  • Standing Bear, Chief Luther
  • Steel, William
  • Steffen, Alex
  • Stegner, Wallace
  • Steingraber, Sandra
  • Stone, Christopher
  • Stone-Manning, Tracy
  • Subra, Wilma
  • Suckling, Kierán
  • Susanka, Sarah
  • Swearingen, Terri
  • T
  • Tall, JoAnn
  • Tamminen, Terry
  • Tchozewski, D. Chet
  • Tewa, Debby
  • Thompson, Chief Tommy Kuni
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Thorne, Oakleigh, II
  • Thorpe, Grace
  • Tidwell, Michael
  • Tilsen, Nick
  • Tokar, Brian
  • Tompkins, Douglas
  • Toor, Will
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Turner, Ted
  • U
  • Udall, Morris
  • Udall, Stewart
  • V
  • Vogt, William
  • W
  • Walter, Martin
  • Warburton, Barbara
  • Waring, George
  • Warshall, Peter
  • Washington, Karen
  • Watson, Paul
  • Waxman, Henry
  • Werbach, Adam
  • Whealy, Diane, and Kent Whealy
  • White, Gilbert F.
  • White, Lynn, Jr.
  • Whitman, Walt
  • Willcox, Louisa
  • Wille, Chris
  • Williams, Terry Tempest
  • Wilson, Edward O.
  • Winter, Paul
  • Wolf, Hazel
  • Wolke, Howie
  • Woodwell, George
  • Worster, Donald
  • Y
  • Yard, Robert Sterling
  • Z
  • Zahniser, Howard
  • Zwick, David
  • Appendixes
  • Introduction to Key Documents
  • Timeline of American Environmentalism