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Republican Reversal Conservatives and the Environment from Nixon to Trump
ISBN: HB: 9780674979970, Harvard University Press, November 2018
280 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 10 photos, 1 map, 5 illus., 1 table
Not long ago, Republicans could take pride in their party's tradition of environmental leadership. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the GOP helped to create the Environmental Protection Agency, extend the Clean Air Act, and protect endangered speci...
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Wake of the Whale Hunter Societies in the Caribbean and North Atlantic
ISBN: HB: 9780674986374, Harvard University Press, October 2018
352 pp., 23.5x16.2 cm, 51 photos, 3 maps, 2 illus., 4 tables
Despite declining stocks worldwide and increasing health risks, artisanal whaling remains a cultural practice tied to nature's rhythms. "The Wake of the Whale" presents the art, history, and challenge of whaling in the Caribbean and North Atlantic, b...
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Waste of a Nation Garbage and Growth in India
ISBN: HB: 9780674980600, Harvard University Press, March 2018
416 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 halftones, 4 maps, 4 charts, 9 tables
In India, you can still find the kabaadiwala, the rag-and-bone man. He wanders from house to house buying old newspapers, broken utensils, plastic bottles – anything for which he can get a little cash. This custom persists and recreates itself alongs...
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After Nature A Politics for the Anthropocene
ISBN: PB: 9780674979864, ISBN: HB: 9780674368224, Harvard University Press, February 2018
296 pp., 21x13.9 cm
Nature no longer exists apart from humanity. Henceforth, the world we will inhabit is the one we have made. Geologists have called this new planetary epoch the Anthropocene, the Age of Humans. The geological strata we are now creating record industri...
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Life in the Himalaya An Ecosystem at Risk
ISBN: HB: 9780674971745, Harvard University Press, June 2017
360 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 27 halftones, 9 line illus., 6 tables
The collision of the Indian and Eurasian plates around fifty million years ago profoundly altered earth's geography and regional climates. The rise of the Himalaya led to intensification of the monsoon, the birth of massive glaciers and turbulent riv...
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Animal Game Searching for Wildness at the American Zoo
ISBN: HB: 9780674737341, Harvard University Press, November 2016
400 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
The spread of empires in the nineteenth century brought more than new territories and populations under Western sway. Animals were also swept up in the net of imperialism, as jungles and veldts became colonial ranches and plantations. A booming trade...
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Deepwater Horizon A Systems Analysis of the Macondo Disaster
ISBN: HB: 9780674545236, Harvard University Press, September 2016
304 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 72 halftones
On April 20, 2010, the crew of the floating drill rig "Deepwater Horizon" lost control of the Macondo oil well forty miles offshore in the Gulf of Mexico. Escaping gas and oil ignited, destroying the rig, killing eleven crew members, and injuring doz...
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Airport Landscape Urban Ecologies in the Aerial Age
ISBN: PB: 9781934510476, Harvard University Press, March 2016
250 pp., 24.1x16.5 cm, 150 colour photographs, 75 colour illus., 25 line illus.
Airports have never been more central to the life of cities, yet they have remained relatively peripheral in design discourse. In spite of this, however, landscape architects in recent decades have reaffirmed their historic assertions about the airfi...
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Toda Landscape Explorations in Cultural Ecology
ISBN: HB: 9780674088504, Harvard University Press, October 2015
721 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 436 colour photographs, 8 line illus., 6 maps, 8 tables
The Todas are the oldest inhabitants of the Nilgiri Hills of South India. With their quaint barrel-vaulted architecture, embroidered cloaks, and long-horned buffaloes, they have fascinated the world ever since civilization stepped into the Nilgiris t...
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Coyote Valley Deep History in the High Rockies
ISBN: HB: 9780674088573, Harvard University Press, October 2015
324 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm, 25 halftones, 4 maps
What can we learn from a high-country valley tucked into an isolated corner of Rocky Mountain National Park? In this pathbreaking book, Thomas Andrews offers a meditation on the environmental and historical pressures that have shaped and reshaped one...
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