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Western Times and Water Wars: State, Culture, and Rebellion in California

John Walton - History - 1991 - 360 pages
"Western Times and Water Wars" chronicles more than a hundred years of tumultuous events in the history of California's Owens Valley. From the pioneer conquest of the native ...
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Changing the Way America Farms: Knowledge and Community in the Sustainable ...

Neva Hassanein - Technology & Engineering - 1999 - 216 pages
"Hassanein focuses on two organizations: the Ocooch Grazers Network, a group of dairy farmers who practice intensive rotational grazing, and the Wisconsin Women's Sustainable ...
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Environmental Cancer-- a Political Disease?

S. Robert Lichter, Stanley Rothman - Medical - 1999 - 235 pages
An examination of the controversies surrounding environmental cancer. The authors draw on surveys by cancer researchers and environmental activists to reveal differences ...
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Nature, Technology, and Society: Cultural Roots of the Current Environmental ...

Victor Ferkiss - Political Science - 1994 - 341 pages
A valuable and documented source. --Choice Ferkiss has navigated an exceedingly complex course through our philosophical history, tracing the lineage of ideas about nature and ...
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At the Mercy of the River: An Exploration of the Last African Wilderness

Peter Stark - Nature - 2005 - 332 pages
The author recounts his dangerous expedition down Mozambique's unexplored Lugenda River by kayak, describing the hazards and natural wonders he encountered while reflecting on ...
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Great River: An Environmental History of the Upper Mississippi, 1890-1950

Philip V. Scarpino - Business & Economics - 1985 - 219 pages
This study examines the evolving relationship between the river and the people who lived along its shores, focusing on the period from 1890 to 1950. The analysis proceeds from ...
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