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Hughes, J. Donald - What is Environmental History?, ebook

What is Environmental History?

Hughes, J. Donald


What is environmental history? It is a kind of history that seeks understanding of human beings as they have lived, worked, and thought in relationship to the rest of nature through the changes brought by time.
In this new edition of his seminal

Warren, Louis S. - American Environmental History, ebook

American Environmental History

Warren, Louis S.


Explore how the peoples of America understood and changed their natural environments, remaking their politics, culture, and societies
In this newly revised Second Edition of American Environmental History, celebrated environmental historian and author Louis S. Warren provides readers

Heywood, Colin - A History of Childhood, ebook

A History of Childhood

Heywood, Colin


Colin Heywood's classic account of childhood from the early Middle Ages to the First World War combines a long-run historical perspective with a broad geographical spread. 
This new, comprehensively updated edition incorporates the findings of the…

Cowen, Noel - Global History: A Short Overview, ebook

Global History: A Short Overview

Cowen, Noel


This short book offers a clear and engaging introduction to the history of humankind, from the earliest movements of people to the contemporary epoch of globalization. Cowen traces this complex history in a manner which offers both a compelling narrative

Dagbovie, Pero Gaglo - What is African American History?, ebook

What is African American History?

Dagbovie, Pero Gaglo


Scholarship on African American history has changed dramatically since the publication of George Washington Williams’ pioneering A History of the Negro Race in America in 1882. Organized chronologically and thematically, What is African American

Sheil, Bob - Manufacturing the Bespoke: Making and Prototyping Architecture, ebook

Manufacturing the Bespoke: Making and Prototyping Architecture

Sheil, Bob


At a time where roles, methods and capabilities within the disciplines of building production are in unprecedented flux, this book:Provides a unique and highly current treatment on the subject of fabrication in architecture with its emphasis on contemporary technology, cultural history

Brophy, Alfred L. - A Companion to American Legal History, ebook

A Companion to American Legal History

Brophy, Alfred L.


ACompanion to American Legal History presents a compilation of the most recent writings from leading scholars on American legal history from the colonial era through the late twentieth century.Presents up-to-date research describing the key debates in