[This] argument will surely stir its readers to fresh consideration and ought to help greatly in rousing public attention. -- New York Times Book Review, November 5, 1933
should be a compulsory text in every American public school. -- The Nation, 1933
About the Author
Douglas Midgett, associate professor of anthropology at the University of Iowa, and Mike Dombeck, former chief of the U.S. Forest Service, enhance the republication of this significant book by providing, respectively, a biographical essay on Robert Marshall and a foreword that discusses current management issues from an ecological and economic perspective.