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unending frontier

John F. Richards

unending frontier

an environmental history of the early modern world by

by John F. Richards

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology -- History.,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 623-659) and index.

    StatementJohn F. Richards.
    SeriesThe California world history library -- 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 682 p. :
    Number of Pages682
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22060863M
    ISBN 100520230752
    LC Control Number20018658


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