AHA Presidential Bibliography
William Cronon, 2012
“Getting Ready to Do History.” In Carnegie Essays on the Doctorate, Carnegie Initiative on the Doctorate. Palo Alto: Carnegie Foundation, 2004.
“The Riddle of the Apostle Islands: How Do You Manage a Wilderness Full of Human Stories?” Orion (May-June 2003): 36–42.
“Why the Past Matters.” Wisconsin Magazine of History 84, no. 1 (Autumn 2000): 2–13.
“Only Connect ... : The Goals of a Liberal Education.” The American Scholar (Autumn 1998): 73–80.
“The Trouble with Wilderness, or, Getting Back to the Wrong Nature.” Environmental History 1, no. 1 (January 1996): 7–55.
Uncommon Ground: Toward Reinventing Nature. New York: W.W. Norton, 1995.
“Inconstant Unity: The Passion of Frank Lloyd Wright.” In Frank Lloyd Wright: Architect, ed. Terence Riley. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1994.
“The Uses of Environmental History.” Presidential Address, American Society for Environmental History. Environmental History Review 17, no. 3 (Fall 1993): 1–22.
Under an Open Sky: Rethinking America’s Western Past. Co-editor with George Miles and Jay Gitlin. New York: W.W. Norton, 1992.
“A Place for Stories: Nature, History, and Narrative.” Journal of American History 78, no. 4 (March 1992): 1347–76.
“Telling Tales on Canvas: Landscapes of Frontier Change.” In Discovered Lands, Invented Pasts: Transforming Visions of the American West. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1992.
Nature’s Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West. New York: W.W. Norton, 1991.
“Landscape and Home: Environmental Traditions in Wisconsin.” Wisconsin Magazine of History 74, no. 2 (Winter 1990–91): 83–105.
“Modes of Prophecy and Production: Placing Nature in History.” Journal of American History 76, no. 4 (March 1990): 1122–31.
“Ecological Change and Indian-White Relations,” with Richard White. In Indian-White Relations, ed. Wilcomb Washburn, vol. IV: Handbook of North American Indians, ed. William Sturtevant. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1989.
“Revisiting the Vanishing Frontier: The Legacy of Frederick Jackson Turner.” Western Historical Quarterly 18, no. 2 (April 1987): 157–76.
Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England. New York: Hill & Wang, 1983.
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