Cronon, William, “The Trouble with Wilderness or, Getting Back to the Wrong Nature”, Uncommon Ground: Toward Reinventing Nature ed. William Cronon, (W.W. Norton 1995)

The removal of Indians to create an “uninhabited wilderness”–uninhabited as never before in the human history of the place–reminds us just how invented, just how constructed, the American wilderness really is.

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