Down to Earth

An innovative and provocative new approach to understanding American history turns readers attention to nature as the primary force shaping the course of the United States.

Down to Earth

An innovative and provocative new approach to understanding American history turns readers attention to nature as the primary force shaping the course of the United States.

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Down to Earth
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Ted Steinberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

An innovative and provocative new approach to understanding American history turns readers attention to nature as the primary force shaping the course of the United States.
Down to Earth
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Ted Steinberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In this ambitious and provocative text, environmental historian Ted Steinberg offers a sweeping history of the United States--a history that places the environment at the very center of the narrative. Now in a new edition, Down to Earth reenvisions the story of America "from the ground up." It reveals how
Down to Earth: Nature's Role in American History
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Ted Steinberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

A tour de force of writing and analysis, Down to Earth offers a sweeping history of our nation, one that for the first time places the environment at the very center of our story. Writing with marvelous clarity, historian Ted Steinberg sweeps across the centuries, re-envisioning the story of America
Beiträge zum Göttinger Umwelthistorischen Kolloquium 2007 - 2008
Language: de
Pages: 239
Authors: Bernd Herrmann, Graduiertenkolleg Interdisziplinäre Umweltgeschichte (Göttingen)
Categories: Ecology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Universitätsverlag Göttingen

This annual yearbook presents essays in environmental history based on lectures given at the Göttingen study group "Environmental History" by external authors. As previous yearbooks it is dedicated to the plurality of approaches in environmental history and serves as a valuable source for information about current research in that realm.
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Cultural Geography
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Nuala C. Johnson, Richard H. Schein, Jamie Winders
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

**Named a 2014 Choice Outstanding Academic Title** Combining coverage of key themes and debates from a variety of historical and theoretical perspectives, this authoritative reference volume offers the most up-to-date and substantive analysis of cultural geography currently available. A significantly revised new edition covering a number of new topics such