Table of contents for Nature's altars : mountains, gender, and American environmentalism / Susan R. Schrepfer.

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Contents
Acknowledgments
Prologue
Introduction
Part I: (En)gendering the Wilderness, 1860s-1914
1 Place Naming in the High Sierra
2 Masculine Sublimes
3 Feminine Sublimes
Part II: Outdoor Experiences and the Politics of Conservation, 1914-1944
4 Mountains as Home and Garden
5 Mountains as the Measure of Men
6 In Fire, Blossoms, and Blood
Part III: In Wildness Is the Preservation of the Nation, and the World, 1945-1964
7 Mountain Conquest Family Style
8 Mountains Made Wilderness
Epilogue
Notes
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Nature conservation -- United States -- History.
Environmentalism -- United States -- History.
Mountains -- United States -- Psychological aspects.