Exploring Environmental History

Author: T. C Smout
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 074865397X
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This volume brings together the best of T. C. Smout's recent articles and contributions to books and journals on the topic of environmental history.

The Long Shadows

Author: Simo Laakkonen
ISBN: 9780870718809
Size: 27.33 MB
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The Long Shadows is the first book to offer global perspectives on the environmental history of World War II. Based on long-term research, the selected essays represent the best available studies in different fields and countries.

The Columbia Guide To American Environmental History

Author: Carolyn Merchant
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231505841
Size: 72.87 MB
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How have political systems dealt with conflicts over resources and conservation? This is the only major reference work to explore all the major themes and debates of the burgeoning field of environmental history.

The Firth Of Forth

Author: T. Christopher Smout
Publisher: Birlinn Limited
ISBN: 9781780270647
Size: 50.32 MB
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A rare portrait of one of Scotland’s major firths, this book shows how man has interacted with the environment throughout thousands of years.

Land Of Sunshine

Author: William Deverell
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 9780822959397
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So here are the plants and animals of the Los Angeles basin, its rivers and watersheds. Here are the landscapes of fact and fantasy, the historical actors, events, and circumstances that have proved transformative over and over again.

Global Environmental History

Author: John Robert McNeill
ISBN: 9780415520539
Size: 71.22 MB
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The collection begins with a series of chapters offering truly global visions; they range from reflections on the role of animals in environmental history to an overview of environmental change over the past ten millennia.

Devastation And Renewal

Author: Joel A. Tarr
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 0822972867
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Today Pittsburgh faces unprecedented opportunities to reverse the environmental degradation of its history. In Devastation and Renewal, scholars of the urban environment post questions that both complicate and enrich this story.

Explorations In Environmental History

Author: Samuel P. Hays
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 9780822971849
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Amid the entire series of environmental dramas that have engaged his attention, he has sought “to establish the case that a perspective of change and evolution over time, the focus of the historian, can be of immense value in informing ...

A Companion To American Environmental History

Author: Douglas Cazaux Sackman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444323627
Size: 12.12 MB
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The essays in this volume are presented in five parts, covering a diverse set of topics that range from American Indian environmental relations, oceans, and food to borders, culture, and identity.

To Love The Wind And The Rain

Author: Dianne D. Glave
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 0822972905
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An analysis of the relationship between African Americans and the environment focuses on three major themes: African Americans in the rural environment, African Americans in the urban and suburban environments, and African Americans and the ...