Perkins, George

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George, English orthopedic surgeon, 1892-1979.
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George Perkins, from Newport, Isle of Wight, sent a pounds 20 cheque to our fund.
After undertaking a revision of his 1958 book George Perkins Marsh, Versatile Vermonter, author David Lowenthal soon realized his 40 years of research on Marsh required that he write a wholly new biography.
Cohen, The History of the Sierra Club, 1892-1970 (San Francisco, 1988); Stephen Holmes, The Young John Muir: An Environmental Biography (Madison, 1999); David Lowenthal, George Perkins Marsh: Prophet of Conservation (Seattle, 2000).
In 1864, historian George Perkins Marsh published his seminal book, Man and Nature, which linked the collapse of ancient civilizations to frittering away their natural resources.
Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa; from Vermont to Italy in the footsteps of George Perkins Marsh.
Lewis George Perkins, 16, from Newport, has just finished at Newbridge Comprehensive School and will be joining the Royal Logistics Corp.
As manager of the George Perkins nursery in Balsall Heath, she needs boundless energy, enthusiasm, a caring attitude, patience, a willingness to work long hours, an understanding of health and safety, an ability to act/sing/read stories - and, not least, the desire to work with children.
Environmental historians might find this surprising, as the American Society for Environmental History did not award it the George Perkins Marsh Prize for the year's best book in the field.
In addition to being a research fellow of the George Perkins Marsh Institute at Clark University, Dr.
The latter omission is particularly unfortunate; more discussion of such people as George Perkins of New York Life, Elbert Gary of U.
The Great Depression and World War II had diverted us from Henry David Thoreau, George Perkins Marsh, John Muir, and many other precursors of modern attitudes toward the environment.