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The Resource Drought follows the plow : cultivating marginal areas, edited by Michael H. Glantz

Drought follows the plow : cultivating marginal areas, edited by Michael H. Glantz

Label
Drought follows the plow : cultivating marginal areas
Title
Drought follows the plow
Title remainder
cultivating marginal areas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael H. Glantz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Glantz, Michael H
  • Cambridge University Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Droughts
  • Climatic changes
  • Agriculturally marginal lands
  • Meteorology, Agricultural
  • Agriculture
  • Nature
Label
Drought follows the plow : cultivating marginal areas, edited by Michael H. Glantz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-194) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Drought, desertification and food production / Michael H. Glantz -- Drought -- Desertification -- Food production: the role of marginal lands -- Cultivating the dry margins -- pt. 2. Case studies and conclusions -- The West African Sahel / Michael H. Glantz -- Somalia / Jörg Janzen -- The Brazilian Nordeste (Northeast) / Antonio Magalhães and Pennie Magee -- The dry regions of Kenya / David Campbell -- Australia / R. Les Heathcote -- Ethiopia / James McCann -- Northwest Africa / Will Swearingen -- The Virgin lands scheme in the former Soviet Union / Igor Zonn, Michael H. Glantz and Alvin Rubinstein -- South Africa / Coleen Vogel -- Is the stork outrunning the plow? / Michael H. Glantz
Control code
30078500
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 p.
Isbn
9780521442527
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
94004148
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Drought follows the plow : cultivating marginal areas, edited by Michael H. Glantz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-194) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Drought, desertification and food production / Michael H. Glantz -- Drought -- Desertification -- Food production: the role of marginal lands -- Cultivating the dry margins -- pt. 2. Case studies and conclusions -- The West African Sahel / Michael H. Glantz -- Somalia / Jörg Janzen -- The Brazilian Nordeste (Northeast) / Antonio Magalhães and Pennie Magee -- The dry regions of Kenya / David Campbell -- Australia / R. Les Heathcote -- Ethiopia / James McCann -- Northwest Africa / Will Swearingen -- The Virgin lands scheme in the former Soviet Union / Igor Zonn, Michael H. Glantz and Alvin Rubinstein -- South Africa / Coleen Vogel -- Is the stork outrunning the plow? / Michael H. Glantz
Control code
30078500
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 197 p.
Isbn
9780521442527
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
94004148
Other physical details
ill., maps

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