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An environmental history of medieval Europe

Author: Richard C Hoffmann
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2014.
Series: Camebridge medieval textbooks
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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A pioneering study of how medieval Europeans used and changed their environment, integrating social, economic and environmental history approaches.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard C Hoffmann
ISBN: 9780521700375 052170037X 9780521876964 0521876966
OCLC Number: 881886680
Awards: Winner of Margaret Wade Labarge Prize, Canadian Society of Medievalists 2015
Description: XVII, 409 S. : Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
Contents: Introduction: thinking about medieval Europeans in their natural world; 1. Long no wilderness; 2. Intersecting instabilities: culture and nature at medieval beginnings (c.400-900); 3. Humankind and God's creation in medieval minds; 4. Medieval land use and the formation of traditional European landscapes; 5. Medieval use, management, and sustainability of local ecosystems 1: primary biological production sectors; 6. Medieval use, management, and sustainability of local ecosystems 2: interactions with the non-living environment; 7. 'This belongs to me ...'; 8. Suffering the uncomprehended: disease as a natural agent; 9. An inconstant planet, seen and unseen, under foot and overhead; 10. A slow end of medieval environmental relations; Afterword.
Series Title: Camebridge medieval textbooks
Responsibility: Richard C. Hoffmann.

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