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The environment and world history /

Other Authors: Burke, Edmund, 1940-, Pomeranz, Kenneth.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2009
Series: California world history library ; 9.
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245 0 4 |a The environment and world history /  |c edited by Edmund Burke III and Kenneth Pomeranz. 
260 |a Berkeley :  |b University of California Press,  |c 2009. 
300 |a xvi, 361 p. :  |b ill., maps ;  |c 23 cm. 
490 1 |a The California world history library ;  |v 9 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-336) and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction : world history and environmental history / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The big story : human history, energy regimes, and the environment / Edmund Burke III -- Toward a global system of property rights in land / John F. Richards -- The transformation of the Middle Eastern environment, 1500 B.C.E.-2000 C.E. / Edmund Burke III -- The transformation of China's environment, 1500-2000 / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The Rhine as a world river / Mark Cioc -- Continuity and transformation : colonial rice frontiers and their environmental impact on the great river deltas of mainland Southeast Asia / Michael Adas -- Beyond the colonial paradigm : African history and environmental history in large-scale perspective / William Beinart -- Environmental histories of India : of states, landscapes, and ecologies / Mahesh Rangarajan -- Latin American environmental history : a shifting old/new field / Lise Sedrez -- The predatory tribute-taking state : a framework for understanding Russian environmental history / Douglas R. Weiner. 
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830 0 |a California world history library ;  |v 9. 
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