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Imagining the Nation in Nature

Landscape Preservation and German Identity, 1885-1945

by Thomas M. Lekan

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Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - General History,
  • Europe - Germany,
  • Social aspects,
  • Nature,
  • National socialism and science,
  • History: American,
  • Germany,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • History / Germany,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • History,
  • Landscape,
  • Landscape protection

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7670895M
    ISBN 100674010701
    ISBN 109780674010703

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