What is Environmental History? by J. Donald Hughes
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What is Environmental History?

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What is Environmental History? by J. Donald Hughes

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In this seminal student textbook, J. Donald Hughes provides a masterful overview of the thinkers, topics and perspectives that have come to constitute the exciting discipline that is environmental history.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780745631882
ISBN-10: 0745631886
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 14mm)
Pages: 188
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 18-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - J. Donald Hughes

J D Hughes is John Evans Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Denver, Colorado.

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