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The unending frontier : an environmental history of the early modern world, John F. Richards

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The unending frontier : an environmental history of the early modern world
Title
The unending frontier
Title remainder
an environmental history of the early modern world
Statement of responsibility
John F. Richards
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It was the age of exploration, the age of empire and conquest, and human beings were extending their reach--and their numbers--as never before. In the process, they were intervening in the world's natural environment in equally unprecedented and dramatic ways
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Richards, John F
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California world history library
Series volume
1
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  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • Milieuverandering
  • Wereldgeschiedenis
  • Mens en natuur
Label
The unending frontier : an environmental history of the early modern world, John F. Richards
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-659) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Global Context -- The Early Modern World -- Climate and Early Modern World Environmental History -- Eurasia and Africa -- Pioneer Settlement on Taiwan -- Internal Frontiers and Intensified Land Use in China -- Ecological Strategies in Tokugawa Japan -- Landscape Change and Energy Transformation in the British Isles -- Frontier Settlement in Russia -- Wildlife and Livestock in South Africa -- The Americas -- The Columbian Exchange: The West Indies -- Ranching, Mining, and Settlement Frontiers in Colonial Mexico -- Sugar and Cattle in Portuguese Brazil -- Landscapes of Sugar in the Antilles -- The World Hunt -- Furs and Deerskins in Eastern North America -- The Hunt for Furs in Siberia -- Cod and the New World Fisheries -- Whales and Walruses in the Northern Oceans -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm53000132
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 682 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585468525
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszjfx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53000132
Label
The unending frontier : an environmental history of the early modern world, John F. Richards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-659) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Global Context -- The Early Modern World -- Climate and Early Modern World Environmental History -- Eurasia and Africa -- Pioneer Settlement on Taiwan -- Internal Frontiers and Intensified Land Use in China -- Ecological Strategies in Tokugawa Japan -- Landscape Change and Energy Transformation in the British Isles -- Frontier Settlement in Russia -- Wildlife and Livestock in South Africa -- The Americas -- The Columbian Exchange: The West Indies -- Ranching, Mining, and Settlement Frontiers in Colonial Mexico -- Sugar and Cattle in Portuguese Brazil -- Landscapes of Sugar in the Antilles -- The World Hunt -- Furs and Deerskins in Eastern North America -- The Hunt for Furs in Siberia -- Cod and the New World Fisheries -- Whales and Walruses in the Northern Oceans -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm53000132
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 682 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585468525
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszjfx
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53000132

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