The Environment in American History
Nature and the Formation of the United States
|Publication Date:||Dec 2014|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
From pre-European contact to the present day, people living in what is now the United States have constantly manipulated their environment. The use of natural resources - animals, plants, minerals, water, and land - has produced both prosperity and destruction, reshaping the land and human responses to it. The Environment in American History is a clear and comprehensive account that vividly shows students how the environment played a defining role in the development of...