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City, country, empire

landscapes in environmental history

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology -- History,
  • Urban ecology -- History,
  • Landscape changes -- History,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects,
  • Social history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Jeffry M. Diefendorf and Kurk Dorsey.
    ContributionsDiefendorf, Jeffry M., 1945-, Dorsey, Kurkpatrick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF13 .C58 2005, GF13 .C58 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 288 p. ;
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18227759M
    ISBN 100822942577, 0822958767
    LC Control Number2004027713

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