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What is environmental history?

Author: J Donald Hughes
Publisher: Malden, MA : Polity, 2016
Series: What is history?
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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What is environmental history? It is a kind of history that seeks understanding of human beings as they have lived, worked, and thought in relationship to the rest of nature through the changes  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Donald Hughes
ISBN: 9780745688428 074568842X 9780745688435 0745688438
OCLC Number: 949328373
Description: 203 s. : illustrations
Contents: Defining environmental history --
Forerunners of environmental history --
The emergence of environmental history in the United States --
Local, regional, and national environmental histories --
Global environmental history --
Issues and directions in environmental history --
Thoughts on doing environmental history --
Conclusion: The future of environmental history
Series Title: What is history?
Responsibility: J. Donald Hughes

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"Anyone seeking help in navigating the shifting shoals of environmental history will give fulsome thanks to Don Hughes for this book. It is far and away the best guide yet to the issues and Read more...

 
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