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Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present

Author: Jan Bender Shetler
Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007.
Series: New African histories series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Long before the creation of the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, the people of the western Serengeti had established settlements and interacted with the environment in ways that created a landscape we now misconstrue as natural. Western Serengeti peoples imagine the environment not as a pristine wilderness, but as a differentiated social landscape that embodies their history and identity. Conservationist  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shetler, Jan Bender.
Imagining Serengeti.
Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)1002060913
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Bender Shetler
ISBN: 9780821417492 0821417495 9780821417508 0821417509
OCLC Number: 77048124
Description: xiii, 378 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction : landscapes of memory --
Ecological landscapes --
Social landscapes --
Sacred landscapes --
The time of disasters --
Resistance to colonial incorporation --
The creation of Serengeti National Park.
Series Title: New African histories series.
Responsibility: Jan Bender Shetler.
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