Ships today or the next business day. Cover and binding maybe well-worn. Text may contain extensive writing/highlightings but is till readable. Easy return if this item does not ...meet your needs. 19-23. Read moreShow Less
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...code or dust jacket.Read moreShow Less
Solid binding. Pages have some markings and a light stain on some back pages mostly on edge binding-otherwise in good reading condition. Solid clean cover. Good overall reading ...copy. Read moreShow Less
This compilation of seminal essays and primary documents introduces students to the most exciting scholarship and writing on the of environmental history in the United States. Subjects include the changing American landscape, soil epidemics, waste disposal, industrial development, conservation, and the environmental movement.
Introduces students to the most exciting scholarship and writing on the subject of environmental history in the United States.
Contains primary documents that illustrate the conditions, perception, and influences of environmental issues from the pre-Columbian era to the present.
Subjects include the changing American landscape, soil epidemics, waste disposal, industrial development, conservation, and the environmental movement.
Includes an editorial introduction, headnotes, and suggestions for further reading.
"All those interested in North America’s environmental history will treasure this volume for its trenchant commentary, its judicious selection of recent scholarship, and its illuminating documents and images." Karl Jacoby, Brown University
"A skillfully edited, lively collection that examines the interplay of culture, politics, and nature in the American past. An excellent choice for environmental history courses." Mark Fiege, Colorado State University
Louis S. Warren is Associate Professor of History and W. Turrentine Jackson Professor of Western US History at the University of California, Davis. He is the author of The Hunter’s Game: Poachers and Conservationists in Twentieth-Century America (1999).