Second nature :an environmental history of New England /Richard W. Judd.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-304350

Description

xi, 327 pages ; 23 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Human ecology History.
Human ecology.
History.

Originator

Judd, Richard William.

Contents

Preface -- Introduction : People and the land in New England -- Part I. The New World transformed : New England to 1800. 1. New England's Natives ; 2. Contact, colonization, and war ; 3. The ecologies of frontier farming -- Part II. Reconstructing nature in the industrial age, 1800 to 1900. 4. Industrializing the margins ; 5. Farm and factory ; 6. A transcendental place -- Part III. Synthetic technologies, organic needs : conservation in New England, 1850 to 2000. 7. Science, conservation, and the commons ; 8. Conserving urban ecologies ; 9. Saving second nature.

Publisher Series

Environmental history of the Northeast
Environmental history of the Northeast.

Description

xi, 327 pages ; 23 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN

9781625340665 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1625340664 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781625341013 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1625341016 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks GF504.N45 J84 2014

Places

New England
New England.