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The Resource China : an environmental history, Robert B. Marks

China : an environmental history, Robert B. Marks

Label
China : an environmental history
Title
China
Title remainder
an environmental history
Statement of responsibility
Robert B. Marks
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Now in an updated edition, this deeply informed and beautifully written book provides a comprehensive and comprehensible history of China from prehistory to the present. Focusing on the interaction of humans and their environment, Robert B. Marks traces changes in the physical and cultural world that is home to a quarter of humankind"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marks, Robert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF656
LC item number
.M37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
World social change
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Human geography
  • Nature
  • Social change
  • Environmental degradation
  • Landscape changes
  • China
Label
China : an environmental history, Robert B. Marks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First edition 2012."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : problems and perspectives -- China's natural environment and early human settlement to 1000 BCE -- States, wars, and farms : environmental change in ancient and early imperial China, 1000 BCE-300 CE -- Deforesting the north and colonizing the south in the middle imperial period, 300-1300 CE -- Empire and environment : China's borderlands, islands, and inner peripheries in the late imperial period, 1300-1800 CE -- Environmental degradation in modern China, 1800-1949 -- "Controlling" nature in the People's Republic of China, 1949-present -- Conclusion : China and its environment in world historical perspective
Control code
959551643
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xxiii, 443 pages
Isbn
9781442277885
Lccn
2016044679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)959551643
Label
China : an environmental history, Robert B. Marks
Publication
Note
"First edition 2012."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : problems and perspectives -- China's natural environment and early human settlement to 1000 BCE -- States, wars, and farms : environmental change in ancient and early imperial China, 1000 BCE-300 CE -- Deforesting the north and colonizing the south in the middle imperial period, 300-1300 CE -- Empire and environment : China's borderlands, islands, and inner peripheries in the late imperial period, 1300-1800 CE -- Environmental degradation in modern China, 1800-1949 -- "Controlling" nature in the People's Republic of China, 1949-present -- Conclusion : China and its environment in world historical perspective
Control code
959551643
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xxiii, 443 pages
Isbn
9781442277885
Lccn
2016044679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)959551643

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