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Encyclopedia of Amrican Enviromental History

Kathleen Brosnan

Encyclopedia of Amrican Enviromental History

by Kathleen Brosnan

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Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11360560M
    ISBN 100816067937
    ISBN 109780816067930
    OCLC/WorldCa166382567

    The Impact of Human-Environmental Interactions From the Columbian Exchange beginning in , the development of slavery as a Southern institution, and the westward movement to the dust bowl, the Endangered Species Act, and the destruction caused by the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, human interaction with the environment in America has been continuous, open-ended, and dynamic. How. Buy Children's Encyclopedia of American History Book Online at Low - Prepare your child to understand American history, write great history reports, and have an easy, clear way to learn more about U.S. history with the Children's TIME for Kids Big Book of Why: 1, Facts Kids Want to.

    Prepare your child to understand American history, write great history reports, and have an easy, clear way to learn more about U.S. history with the "Children's Encyclopedia of American History," an essential resource for understanding American history and the events that have shaped the creation of the United States. Oxford Handbook of Environmental History Edited by Andrew C. Isenberg. New York: Oxford University Press, Companion to American Environmental History Edited by Douglas C. Sackman. Malden, MA: Blackwell, Companion to Global Environmental History .

    In , Roderick Nash published "Wilderness and the American Mind", a work that has become a classic text of early environmental an address to the Organization of American Historians in (published in ) Nash used the expression "environmental history", although is generally taken as the date when the term was first coined. The book by Samuel P. Hays, Conservation. Latin American Environmental History Christopher R. Boyer Access to the complete content on Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book .


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Encyclopedia of American Environmental History, Vol. I, A-C. American Environmental History offers the reader a brief history of that interaction as it took place in the lands that constitute the present United States; a mini-encyclopedia of concepts, laws, agencies, and people pertinent to the field; a timeline of important events; and a.

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Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. : Encyclopedia of American Environmental History, 4-Volume Set (Facts on File Library of American History) () and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $ - $ The mainstreaming of environmental history since the start of the new century is also evident in the various compendia and encyclopaedias that have appeared.

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environmental history. Books shelved as environmental-history: Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England by William Cronon, Nature's Metropolis: C. Encyclopedia of American military history by Spencer Tucker,Preview Book × Close. See more about this book on Facts on File library of American history Genre Encyclopedias.

Classifications Dewey Decimal Class //03 Library of Congress EE63 The Physical Object Pagination.Book Description. For too long the environment has been considered little more than a neutral background to history.

This text surveys findings of the new field of Environmental History about how the environment of the Americas influenced the actions of people here and how people affected their environments, from prehistory to the present.Reviewed by Nancy Germano, Instructor of History, Butler University on 11/25/19 This much-needed environmental history textbook connects pivotal themes in North American history to the human relationship with nature, beginning with pre-history and continuing into the twenty-first century.