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J. Russell Smith
Geographer, Educator, and Conservationist

Virginia M. Rowley

1964 | 248 pages | Cloth $79.95
Biography | Geography
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Table of Contents

Preface
Overview of Smith's Life and Work
The Development of Human Geography in the United States
Smith's Contributions to Human, Economic, and Regional Geography
Smith's Work at the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce
Smith's Work at the School of Business, Columbia University
The Contributions of J. Russell Smith to School Geography
Smith's Work in Applied Geography
An Overview of Smith's Contributions to Geography and Applied Fields

Appendix: The Development of Modern Geography in Europe and America
Bibliography
Index