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Product Details

  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 2 edition (Dec 15 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415481503
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415481502
  • Product Dimensions: 17.4 x 1.9 x 24.6 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 581 g
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"This would be an important addition to shelves of all scholars engaged with environmental research, whether in the humanities or sciences. It augments the recent surge of titles offering a global view of environmental history." - Frederick S. Milton, Newcastle University

About the Author

J. Donald Hughes is John Evans Distinguished Professor of History, University of Denver. Author of What is Environmental History? (Polity, 2006), The Mediterranean: An Environmental History (ABC-CLIO, 2005), and Pan's Travail: Environmental Problems of the Ancient Greeks and Romans (Johns Hopkins, 1994), he is a founding member of the American and European Societies for Environmental History and past editor of Environmental History

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