Historiography of Global Environmental History

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Reference

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Global, Comparative, or Colonial

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Barton, Gregory Allen. Empire Forestry and the Origins of Environmentalism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.

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Benidickson, Jamie. The Culture of Flushing: A Social and Legal History of Sewage. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007.

Berghoff, Hartmut, and Adam Rome, eds. Green Capitalism? Business and the Environment in the Twentieth Century. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017.

Brantz, Dorothee, ed. Beastly Natures: Animals, Humans, and the Study of History. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2010.

Brown, Kate. Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

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Cañizares-Esguerra, Jorge. Nature, Empire, and Nation: Explorations of the History of Science in the Iberian World. Stanford, Calif: Stanford University Press, 2006.

Cederlöf, Gunnel. Landscapes and the Law: Environmental Politics, Regional Histories, and Contests Over Nature. Ranikhet, India: Permanent Black, 2008.

Cioc, Mark. The Game of Conservation: International Treaties to Protect the World's Migratory Animals. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2009.

Connelly, Matthew James. Fatal Misconception: The Struggle to Control World Population. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2008.

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Crosby, Alfred W. Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1986.

Crosby, Alfred W. Children of the Sun: A History of Humanity's Unappeasable Appetite for Energy. New York: Norton, 2006.

Crowley, John E. Imperial Landscapes: Britain's Global Visual Culture, 1745-1820. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2011.

Cruikshank, Julie. Do Glaciers Listen? Local Knowledge, Colonial Encounters, and Social Imagination. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2005.

Cushman, Gregory T. Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World: A Global Ecological History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013.

Dargavel, John, and Elisabeth Johann. Science and Hope: A Forest History. Cambridge: White Horse Press, 2013.

De Bont, Raf. Stations in the Field: A History of Place-Based Animal Research, 1870-1930. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015.

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Diefendorf, Jeffry M., and Kurk Dorsey. City, Country, Empire: Landscapes in Environmental History. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005.

Dowie, Mark. Conservation Refugees: The Hundred-Year Conflict between Global Conservation and Native Peoples. Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 2009.

Drayton, Richard. Nature's Government: Science, Imperial Britain, and the "Improvement" of the World. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000.

Driver, Felix, and Luciana Martins, eds. Tropical Visions in an Age of Empire. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.

Dryzek, John, Daid Downs, Hans-Kristian Hernes, et al. Green States and Social Movements: Environmentalism in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, and Norway. New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.

Dunlap, Thomas. Nature and the English Diaspora: Environment and History in the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Dupuis, E. Melanie. Smoke and Mirrors: The Politics and Culture of Air Pollution. New York: New York University Press, 2004.

Edwards, Paul N. A Vast Machine: Computer Models, Climate Data, and the Politics of Global Warming. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2010.

Fagan, Brian. The Long Summer: How Climate Changed Civilization. New York: Basic Books, 2004.

Fan, Fa-Ti. British Naturalists in Qing China: Science, Empire, and Cultural Encounter. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004.

Fernández-Armesto, Felipe. Civilizations: Culture, Ambition, and the Transformation of Nature. New York: Free Press, 2001.

Fleming, James Rodger. Fixing the Sky: The Checkered History of Weather and Climate Control. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.

Freese, Barbara. Coal: A Human History. Cambridge: Perseus, 2003.

Goldfrank, Walter L, David Goodman, and Andrew Szasz. Ecology and the World-System. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999.

Grove, Richard H. Green Imperialism: Colonial Expansion, Tropical Island Edens and the Origins of Environmentalism, 1600-1860. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

Hall, Marcus. Earth Repair: A Transatlantic History of Environmental Restoration. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2005.

Hamblin, Jacob Darwin. Poison in the Well: Radioactive Waste in the Oceans at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2008.

Hornborg, Alf, John Robert McNeill, and Juan Martínez Alier. Rethinking Environmental History: World-System History and Global Environmental Change. Lanham: AltaMira Press, 2007.

Hughes, J. Donald. An Environmental History of the World: Humankind's Changing Role in the Community of Life. New York: Routledge, 2001.

Irving, Sarah. Natural Science and the Origins of the British Empire. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2008.

Isenberg, Andrew C., ed. The Nature of Cities: Culture, Landscape, and Urban Space. Rochester, N.Y.: University of Rochester Press, 2006.

Josephson, Paul R. Industrialized Nature: Brute Force Technology and the Transformation of the Natural World. Washington: Island Press, 2002.

Lehmkuhl, Ursula, and Hermann Wellenreuther. Historians and Nature: Comparative Approaches to Environmental History. Oxford: Berg, 2007.

Macfarlane, Alan. The Savage Wars of Peace: England, Japan and the Malthusian Trap. Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers, 1997.

Mackay, Anson, Rick Battarbee, John Birks, and Frank Oldfield, eds. Global Change in the Holocene. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.

MacKenzie, John M. Imperialism and the Natural World. Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press, 1990.

Marks, Robert B. The Origins of the Modern World: A Global and Ecological Narrative. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2002.

Mauch, Christof, and Thomas Zeller, eds. Rivers in History: Perspectives on Waterways in Europe and North America. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2008.

McClellan, James E., and François Regourd. The Colonial Machine: French Science and Overseas Expansion in the Old Regime. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2011.

McNeill, J. R. Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World. New York: Norton, 2000.

McNeill, John Robert, and Corinna R. Unger, eds. Environmental Histories of the Cold War. Washington, D.C.: German Historical Institute, 2010.

McNeill, John Robert, and Verena Winiwarter, eds. Soils and Societies: Perspectives from Environmental History. Isle of Harris, U.K.: White Horse Press, 2006.

Mom, Gijs. The Electric Vehicle: Technology and Expectations in the Automobile Age. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.

Montgomery, David R. Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007.

Myllyntaus, Timo, ed. Thinking Through the Environment: Green Approaches to Global History. Cambridge: White Horse Press, 2011.

Osborne, Michael A. Nature, the Exotic, and the Science of French Colonialism. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994.

Payne, Brian J. Fishing a Borderless Sea: Environmental Territorialism in the North Atlantic, 1818-1910. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2010.

Pratt, Joseph A., Martin V. Melosi, and Kathleen A. Brosnan, eds. Energy Capitals: Local Impact, Global Influence. Pittsburgh, Penn.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2014.

Pyne, Stephen J. World Fire: The Culture of Fire on Earth. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1995.

Radding, Cynthia. Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005.

Radkau, Joachim. Nature and Power: A Global History of the Environment. Washington, D.C.: German Historical Institute, 2008. Originally published as Natur und Macht: eine Weltgeschichte der Umwelt. München: Beck, 2000.

Richards, John F. The Unending Frontier: An Environmental History of the Early Modern World. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003.

Ruddiman, W. F. Plows, Plagues, and Petroleum: How Humans Took Control of Climate. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2005.

Russell, W. M. S. Man, Nature, and History: Controlling the Environment. Garden City, N.Y.: Published for the American Museum of Natural History by the Natural History Press, 1967.

Schiebinger, Londa, and Claudia Swan, eds. Colonial Botany: Science, Commerce, and Politics in the Early Modern World. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004.

Schulz-Walden, Thorsten. Anfänge globaler Umweltpolitik. Umweltsicherheit in der internationalen Politik (1969–1975). München: Oldenbourg Verlag, 2013.

Siemann, Wolfram, and Nils Freytag. Umweltgeschichte: Themen und Perspektiven. Munich: C.H. Beck, 2003.

Smil, Vaclav. Energy in World History: Essays in World History. Boulder: Westview Press, 1994.

Stepan, Nancy Leys. Picturing Tropical Nature. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2001.

Jessica B. Teisch. Engineering Nature: Water, Development, and the Global Spread of American Environmental Expertise. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Tvedt, Terje, and Eva Jakobsson. A History of Water. Vol. 1, Water Control and River Biographies. London: I.B. Tauris, 2006.

Tvedt, Terje, and Richard Coopey. A History of Water. Vol. 2, The Political Economy of Water. London: I.B. Tauris, 2006.

Tvedt, Terje, and Terje Oestigaard. A History of Water. Vol. 3, The World of Water. London: I.B. Tauris, 2006.

Tucker, Richard P. Insatiable Appetite: The United States and the Ecological Degradation of the Tropical World. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000.

Tucker, Richard P., and Edmund Russell. Natural Enemy, Natural Ally: Toward an Environmental History of Warfare. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2004.

Tyrrell, Ian R. True Gardens of the Gods: Californian-Australian Environmental Reform, 1860-1930. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999.

Van der Meer, Jitse M., and Scott Mandelbrote, Nature and Scripture in the Abrahamic Religions. 2 vols in 4. Brill's Series in Church History, v36-37. Leiden: Brill, 2008.

Whiteley, John M., Helen M. Ingram, and Richard Warren Perry. Water, Place, and Equity. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2008.

Williams, Michael. Deforesting the Earth: From Prehistory to Global Crisis. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

Wood, Denis. Five Billion Years of Global Change: A History of the Land. New York: Guilford Press, 2004.

Worster, Donald. The Ends of the Earth: Perspectives on Modern Environmental History. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Worster, Donald. Shrinking the Earth: The Rise and Decline of American Abundance. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

 Wright, Christopher, and Daniel Nyberg. Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations: Processes of Creative Self-Destruction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

 

Europe and the Mediterranean

See the various proceedings of the Permanent European Conference for the Study of the Rural Landscape (click the navigation button "Conferences" for details)

Arnold, Ellen Fenzel. Negotiating the Landscape: Environment and Monastic Identity in the Medieval Ardennes. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.

Bernhardt, Christoph. Environmental Problems in European Cities in the 19th and 20th Century; Umweltprobleme in europäischen Städten des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts. Münster: Waxmann, 2001.

Bernhardt, Christoph, and Geneviève Massard-Guildbaud. Le démon moderne: La pollution dans les sociétés urbaines et industrielles d'Europe; The modern demon: Pollution in urban and industrial European societies. Clemont-Ferrand: Presses Universitaires Blaise-Pascal, 2002.

Epstein, Steven. The Medieval Discovery of Nature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.

Hansen, Peter H. The Summits of Modern Man: Mountaineering after the Enlightenment. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013.

Hobgood-Oster, Laura. Holy Dogs and Asses: Animals in the Christian Tradition. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008.

Howe, John, and Michael Wolfe, eds. Inventing Medieval Landscapes: Senses of Place in Western Europe. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002.

Geneviève Massard-Guilbaud, Harold L. Platt, and Dieter Schott, eds. Cities and catastrophes: coping with emergency in European history = Villes et catastrophes : réactions face à l'urgence dans l'histoire européenne. Frankfurt am Main: P. Lang, 2002.

Pfister, Christian, and Peter Brimblecombe, eds. The Silent Countdown: Essays in European Environmental History. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1990.

Reill, Peter Hanns. Vitalizing Nature in the Enlightenment. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005.

Robinson, Thomas M., and Laura Westra, eds.. Thinking about the Environment: Our Debt to the Classical and Medieval Past. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2002.

Rootes, Christopher, ed. Environmental Protest in Western Europe. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Schott, Dieter, Bill Luckin, and Genevieve Massard-Guilbaud, eds. Resources of the City: Contributions to an Environmental History of Modern Europe.  Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing, 2005.

Sieferle, Rolf Peter. The Subterranean Forest: Energy Systems and the Industrial Revolution. Michael Omann, tr. Cambridge: White Horse Press, 2001.

Teich, Mikulas, Roy Porter, and Bo Gustafsson, eds. Nature and Society in Historical Context. Cambridge: University Press, 1997.

Thomson, Keith. Before Darwin: Reconciling God and Nature. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005.

GREAT BRITAIN

Amato, Sarah. Beastly Possessions: Animals in Victorian Consumer Culture. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015.

Beaver, Daniel C. Hunting and the Politics of Violence Before the English Civil War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Cavert, William M. The Smoke of London: Energy and Environment in the Early Modern City. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Chapman, John, and Sylvia Seeliger. Enclosure, Environment and Landscape in Southern England. Stroud: Tempus, 2001.

Clapp, B. W. An Environmental History of Britain since the Industrial Revolution. New York: Longman, 1994.

Corton, Christine L. London Fog: The Biography. London Fog. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Cowie, Helen. Exhibiting Animals in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Empathy, Education, Entertainment. Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

Harman, P. M. The Culture of Nature in Britain, 1680-1860. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.

Jankovic, Vladimir. Reading the Skies: A Cultural History of English Weather, 1650-1820. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001.

Jonsson, Fredrik Albritton. Enlightenment's Frontier: The Scottish Highlands and the Origins of Environmentalism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013.

Leonard, Liam, and John Barry. The Environmental Movement in Ireland. London: Springer, 2007.

Mathis, Charles-François, François Walter, and Jean-Pierre Poussou. In nature we trust: les paysages anglais à l'ère industrielle. Paris: Presses de l'université Paris-Sorbonne, 2010.

Olwig, Kenneth Robert. Landscape, Nature, and the Body Politic: From Britain's Renaissance to America's New World. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2002.

Platt, Harold L. Shock Cities: The Environmental Transformation and Reform of Manchester and Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.

Reed, Peter. Acid Rain and the Rise of the Environmental Chemist in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate, 2014.

Ritvo, Harriet. The Dawn of Green: Manchester, Thirlmere, and Modern Environmentalism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Sheail, John. An Environmental History of Twentieth-Century Britain. New York: Palgrave, 2002.

Simmons, I. G. An Environmental History of Great Britain: From 10,000 Years Ago to the Present. Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2001.

Simmons, Ian G. The Moorlands of England and Wales: An Environmental History 8000 BC to AD 2000. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2004.

Smout, T. C. Nature Contested: Environmental History in Scotland and Northern England since 1600. Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2000.

Smout, T. C., Alan R. MacDonald, and Fiona Watson. A History of the Native Woodlands of Scotland, 1500–1920. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2005.

Stack, Paul, and Ryk Ward, eds. The Peopling of Britain: The Shaping of a Human Landscape. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Thomas, Keith. Man and the Natural World: Changing Attitudes in England 1500-1800. London: Allan Lane, 1983.

Tobin, Beth Fowkes. Colonizing Nature: The Tropics in British Arts and Letters, 1760-1820. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004.

Walsham, Alexandra. The Reformation of the Landscape: Religion, Identity, and Memory in Early Modern Britain and Ireland. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.

Wilson, David B. Seeking Nature's Logic: Natural Philosophy in the Scottish Enlightenment. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2009.

Wulf, Andrea. The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire, and the Birth of an Obsession. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.

FRANCE

Bess, Michael. The Light-Green Society: Ecology and Technological Modernity in France, 1960-2000. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Boullet, Daniel. Entreprises et environnement en France de 1960 à 1990: les chemins d'un prise de conscience. Travaux de sciences sociales, no 209. Genève: Librairie Droz, 2006.

Charvolin, Florian. L'invention de l'environnement en France. Paris: La Découverte, 2003.

Collomb, Gerard. Du bon usage de la montagne. Paris: L'Harmattan, 1989.

Guerrini, Anita. The Courtiers' Anatomists: Animals and Humans in Louis XIV's Paris. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2015.

Guillerme, André. The Age of Water: The Urban Environment in the North of France, A.D. 300-1800. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1988.

Hopkins, Richard S. Planning the Greenspaces of Nineteenth-Century Paris. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015.

Leynaud, Emile. L'Etat et la Nature: L'exemple des parcs nationaux français. Florac: Parc National des Cevennes, 1985.

Marié, Michel, and Jean Viard. La campagne inventée. Arles: Actes Sud, 1988 (1977).

Matagne, Patrick. Aux Origines de l'écologie: les naturalistes en France de 1800 à 1914. Paris: Comité des travaux historiques et scientifiques, 1999.

Mathis, Charles-François, and Jean-François Mouhot, eds. Une protection de l'environnement á la française? Seyssel, France: Champ Vallon, 2013.

Morgan, Luke. Nature As Model: Salomon De Caus and Early Seventeenth-Century Landscape Design. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007.

Moriceau, Jean-Marc. L' homme contre le loup: une guerre de deux mille ans. Paris: Fayard, 2011.

Pearson, Chris. Scarred Landscapes: War and Nature in Vichy France. Basingstoke, England: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Pearson, Chris. Mobilizing Nature: The Environmental History of War and Militarization in Modern France. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2012.

Pritchard, Sara B. Confluence: The Nature of Technology and the Remaking of the Rhône. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2011.

Szarka, Joseph. The Shaping of Environmental Policy in France. New York: Berghahn Books, 2002.

Terrall, Mary. Catching Nature in the Act: Réaumur and the Practice of Natural History in the Eighteenth Century. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014.

Viard, Jean. Le Tiers Espace: essai sur la nature. Paris: Méridiens Klincksieck, 1990.

Whited, Tamara. Forests and Peasant Politics in Modern France. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000.

LOWLANDS

TeBrake, William H. Medieval Frontier: Culture and Ecology in Rijnland. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1984.

Ven, G. P. van de. Man-made Lowlands: History of Water Management and Land Reclamation in the Netherlands. [Utrecht]: Uitgeverij Matrijs, 1993.

Windt, Henny J. van der. En Dan, Wat Is Natuur Nog in Dit Land?: Natuurbescherming in Nederland 1880-1990. Amsterdam: Boom, 1995.

IBERIA

González de Molina Navarro, Manuel, and Juan Martínez Alier, eds. Naturaleza transformada: estudios de historia ambiental en España. Barcelona: Icaria Editorial, 2001.

Swyngedouw, E. Liquid Power: Contested Hydro-Modernities in Twentieth-Century Spain. Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2015.

SCANDINAVIA

Grendstad, Gunnar. Unique Environmentalism: A Comparative Perspective. New York: Springer, 2006.

Ibsen, Hilde. Menneskets Fotavtrykk: En Økologisk Verdenshistorie. [Oslo]: Tano Aschehoug, 1997.

Kander, Astrid. Economic Growth, Energy Consumption and CO2 Emissions in Sweden 1800-2000. Lund Studies in Economic History. Lund, Sweden: Almqvist and Wiksell International, 2002.

Kjærgaard, Thorkild. The Danish Revolution, 1500-1800: An Ecohistorical Interpretation. David Hohnen, tr. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994.

Kuisma, Juha. Tuli Leivän Antaa: Suomen Ekohistoria. Helsinki: Gummerus, 1997.

Karen Oslund. Iceland Imagined: Nature, Culture, and Storytelling in the North Atlantic. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2011.

Sörlin, Sverker, and Anders Öckerman. Jorden en Ö: En Global Miljöhistoria. Stockholm: Natur och Kultur, 1998.

GERMANY

Below, Stefan von, and Stefan Breit. Wald — von der Gottesgabe zum Privateigentum: Gerichtliche Konflikte zwischen Landesherren und Untertanen um den Wald in der fruehen Neuzeit. Quellen und Forschungen zur Agrargeschichte, 43. Stuttgart: Lucius & Lucius 1998.

Bergmeier, Monika. Umweltgeschichte der Boomjahre 1949-1973: Das Beispiel Bayern. New York: Waxmann, 2002.

Blackbourn, David. The Conquest of Nature: Water, Landscape, and the Making of Modern Germany. New York: Norton, 2006.

Bramwell, Anna. Blood and Soil: Richard Walther Darré and Hitler's "Green Party." Abbotsbrook, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire : Kensal Press, 1985.

Brüggemeier, Franz-Josef, Mark Cioc, and Thomas Zeller, eds. How Green Were the Nazis? Nature, Environment, and Nation in the Third Reich. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2005.

Chaney, Sandra. Nature of the Miracle Years: Conservation in West Germany, 1945-1975. New York: Berghahn Books, 2008.

Cioc, Mark. The Rhine: An Eco-Biography, 1815-2000. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2002.

Dominick, Raymond H. The Environmental Movement in Germany: Prophets and Pioneers, 1871-1971. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1992.

Goodbody, Axel, ed. The Culture of German Environmentalism: Anxieties, Visions, Realities. New York: Berghahn Books, 2002.

Hermand, Jost. Grüne Utopien in Deutschland: zur Geschichte des Ökologischen Bewusstseins. Frankfurt am Main : Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 1991.

Hünemörder, Kai F. Die Frühgeschichte der globalen Umweltkrise und die Formierung der deutschen Umweltpolitik (1950-1973). Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2004.

Klein, Markus, and Juergen W. Falter. Der Lange Weg der Grünen. Munich: C. H. Beck, 2003.

Kuester, Hansjoerg. Geschichte des Waldes. Von der Urzeit bis zur Gegenwart. Muenchen: C.H. Beck, 1998.

Lekan, Thomas M. Imagining the Nation in Nature: Landscape Preservation and German Identity, 1885-1945. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004.

Lekan, Thomas M., and Thomas Zeller. Germany's Nature: Cultural Landscapes and Environmental History. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2005.

Markham, William T. Environmental Organizations in Modern Germany: Hardy Survivors in the Twentieth Century and Beyond. New York: Berghahn Books, 2008.

Mauch, Christof, ed. Nature in German History. New York: Berghahn Books, 2004.

Nyhart, Lynn K. Modern Nature: The Rise of the Biological Perspective in Germany. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Phillips, Denise. Acolytes of Nature: Defining Natural Science in Germany, 1770-1850. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.

Radkau, Joachim, and Frank Uekötter, eds. Naturschutz und Nationalsozialismus. Frankfurt am Main: Campus, 2003.

Rollins, William H. A Greener Vision of Home: Cultural Politics and Environmental Reform in the German Heimatschutz Movement, 1904-1918. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997.

Sieferle, Rolf Peter. Fortschrittsfeinde? : Opposition gegen Technik und Industrie von der Romantik bis zur Gegenwart. Munich: C.H. Beck, 1984.

Uekötter, Frank. The Age of Smoke: Environmental Policy in Germany and the United States, 1880-1970. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2009.

Warde, Paul. Ecology, Economy and State Formation in Early Modern Germany. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Wey, Klaus-Georg. Umweltpolitik in Deutschland: kurze Geschichte des Umweltschutzes in Deutschland seit 1900. Opladen : Westdeutscher Verlag, 1982.

Williams, John A. Turning to Nature in Germany: Hiking, Nudism, and Conservation, 1900-1940. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2007.

Zeller, Thomas. Driving Germany: The Landscape of the German Autobahn, 1930-1970. New York: Berghahn Books, 2007.

THE ALPS

Netting, Robert. Balancing on an Alp: Ecological Change and Continuity in a Swiss Mountain Community. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981.

Pfister, Christian, ed. Am Tag danach: zur Bewältigung von Naturkatastrophen in der Schweiz 1500-2000. Bern: Haupt, 2002.

Pfister, Christian, ed. Das 1950er Syndrom: der Weg in die Konsumgesellschaft. 2nd ed. Bern: Haupt, 1996.

Pfister, Christian. Wetternachhersage: 500 Jahre Klimavariationen und Naturkatastrophen (1496-1995). Bern: Haupt, 1999.

Viazzo, Pier Paolo. Upland Communities: Environment, Population, and Social Structure in the Alps since the Sixteenth Century. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989.

Walter, François, and Jean François Bergier. Les Suisses et l'environnement: une histoire du rapport à la nature du XVIIIe siècle à nos jours. Genève: Zoé, 1990.

EASTERN EUROPE AND THE BALKANS

Petrić, Hrvoje, and Ivana Žebec Šilj, eds. Environmentalism in Central and Southeastern Europe: Historical Perspectives. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2017.

Schwartz, Katrina Z. S. Nature and National Identity after Communism: Globalizing the Ethnoscape. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006.

ITALY

Appuhn, Karl Richard. A Forest on the Sea: Environmental Expertise in Renaissance Venice. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.

Armiero, Marco. Il territorio come risorsa: comunità, economie e istituzioni nei boschi abruzzesi (1806-1860). Napoli: Liguori, 1999.

Barron, Patrick, and Anna Re, eds. Italian Environmental Literature: An Anthology. New York: Italica Press, 2003.

Bevilacqua, Piero. Tra natura e storia: ambiente, economie, risorse in Italia. Roma: Donzelli, 1996.

Della Porta, Donatella, Mario Diani, and Massimiliano Andretta. Movimenti senza protesta? l'ambientalismo in Italia. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2004.

Della Seta, Roberto. La difesa dell'ambiente in Italia: storia e cultura del movimento ecologista. Milan: FrancoAngeli, 2000

Pedrotti, Franco. Il fervore dei pochi: Il movimento protezionistico italiano dal 1943 al 1971. Trento: Temi, 1998.

Piccioni, Luigi. Il volto amato della patria: Il primo movimento per la protezione della natura in Italia, 1880-1934. Camerino: Università degli studi, 1999.

Poggio, Andrea. Ambientalismo: Storia dei movimenti e delle idee. Milano: Bibliografica, 1996.

Serneri, Simone Neri. Incorporare la natura: Storie ambientali del novecento. Rome: Carocci, 2005.

Sievert, James R. The Origins of Nature Conservation in Italy. New York: Peter Lang, 2000.

Varni, Angelo. Storia dell'ambiente in Italia tra Ottocento e Novecento. Bologna: Il Mulino, 1999

Wickham, Chris. The Mountains and the City: The Tuscan Apennines in the Early Middle Ages. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988.

RUSSIA AND THE FORMER SOVIET UNION

Agyeman, Julian, and Yelena Ogneva-Himmelberger, eds. Environmental Justice and Sustainability in the Former Soviet Union. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2009.

Ely, Christopher. This Meager Nature: Landscape and National Identity in Imperial Russia. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2002.

Moon, David. The Plough That Broke the Steppes: Agriculture and Environment on Russia's Grasslands, 1700-1914. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Tucker Jones, Ryan. Empire of Extinction: Russians and the North Pacific's Strange Beast of the Sea, 1741-1867. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Weiner, Douglas R. Models of Nature: Ecology, Conservation, and Cultural Revolution in Soviet Russia. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1988.

Zeisler-Vralsted, Dorothy. Rivers, Memory, and Nation-Building: A History of the Volga and Mississippi Rivers. New York: Berghahn, 2015.

THE MEDITERRANEAN

Armiero, Marco. Views from the South: Environmental Stories from the Mediterranean World (19th-20th Centuries). Naples: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto de Studi sulle Società del Mediterraneo, 2006.

Braudel, Fernand. The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II. New York: Harper & Row, 1972.

Grove, Alfred T. and Oliver Rackham. The Nature of Mediterranean Europe: An Ecological History New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

 

Africa

Adams, Jonathan S. and Thomas McShane. The Myth of Wild Africa: Conservation without Illusion. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Anderson, David, and Richard Grove, eds. Conservation in Africa: People, Policies, and Practice. New York : Cambridge University Press, 1987.

Beinart, William. The Rise of Conservation in South Africa: Settlers, Livestock, and the Environment 1770-1950. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Beinart, William, and JoAnn McGregor. Social History & African Environments. Oxford: James Currey, 2003.

Beinart, William, and Peter Coates. Environment and History: The Taming of Nature in the USA and South Africa. London: Routledge, 1995.

Brooks, George E. Landlords and Strangers: Ecology, Society, and Trade in Western Africa, 1000-1630. Boulder: Westview Press, 1993.

Carruthers, Jane. The Kruger National Park: A Social and Political History. Pietermaritzburg: University of Natal Press, 1995.

Cock, Jacklyn and Eddie Koch, eds. Going Green: People, Politics, and the Environment in South Africa. Capetown: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Conte, Christopher A. Highland Sanctuary: Environmental History in Tanzania's Usambara Mountains. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2004.

Dovers, Stephen, Ruth Edgecombe, and Bill Guest, eds. South Africa's Environmental History: Cases and Comparisons. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2002.

Giblin, James Leonard. The Politics of Environmental Control in Northeastern Tanzania, 1840-1940. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992.

Hamilton, A. C. Environmental History of East Africa: A Study of the Quaternary. New York: Academic Press, 1982.

Hoag, Heather J. Developing the Rivers of East and West Africa: An Environmental History. London: Bloomsbury, 2013.

Hughes, David McDermott. From Enslavement to Environmentalism: Politics on a Southern African Frontier. Seattle: University of Washington Press in association with Weaver Press, Harare, 2006.

Jacobs, Nancy J. Environment, Power, and Injustice: A South African History. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Jacobs, Nancy Joy. Birders of Africa: History of a Network. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016.

Kjekshus, Helge. Landlords and Strangers: Ecology, Society, and Trade in Western Africa, 1000-1630.  London: Heinemann, 1977.

Kull, Christian A. Isle of Fire: The Political Ecology of Landscape Burning in Madagascar. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Maddox, Gregory H., I.N. Kimambo, and James L. Giblin, eds. Custodians of the Land: Environment and History in Tanzania. London and Athens, OH: James Currey, and Ohio University Press, 1996.

McCann, James. Green Land, Brown Land, Black Band: An Environmental History of Africa, 1800-1990. Portsmouth: Heinemann, 1999.

McCann, James. Maize and Grace: Africa's Encounter with a New World Crop, 1500-2000. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005.

McCann, James C. From Poverty to Famine in Northeast Ethiopia: A Rural History 1900-1935. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1987.

McCann, James C. People of the Plow: An Agricultural History of Ethiopia, 1800-1990. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995.

Neumann, Roderick P. Imposing Wilderness: Struggles over Livelihood and Nature Preservation in Africa. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998.

Ramutsindela, Maano. Parks and People in Postcolonial Societies: Experiences in Southern Africa. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2004.

Schroeder, Richard A. Shady Practices: Agroforestry and Gender Politics in the Gambia. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999.

Shetler, Jan Bender. Imagining Serengeti: A History of Landscape Memory in Tanzania from Earliest Times to the Present. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2007.

Showers, Kate B. Imperial Gullies: Soil Erosion and Conservation in Lesotho. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2005.

Sunseri, Thaddeus Raymond. Wielding the Ax: State Forestry and Social Conflict in Tanzania, 1820-2000. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2009.

Swart, Sandra Scott. Riding High: Horses, Humans and History in South Africa. Johannesburg: Wits University Press, 2010.

Tropp, Jacob A. Natures of Colonial Change: Environmental Relations in the Making of the Transkei. New African History Series. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2006.

Webb, James L.A., Jr. Desert Frontier: Ecological and Economic Change along the Western Sahel, 1600-1850. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1995.

Weber, William, Lee J. T. White, Amy Vedder, and Lisa Naughton-Treves, eds. African Rain Forest Ecology and Conservation: An Interdisciplinary Perspective. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

 

Middle East

Ayalon, Yaron. Natural Disasters in the Ottoman Empire: Plague, Famine, and Other Misfortunes. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Christensen, Peter. Decline of Iranshahr: Irrigation and Environments in the History of the Middle East, 500 B.C. to 1500 A.D. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1993.

Davis, Diana K., and Edmund Burke, eds. Environmental Imaginaries of the Middle East and North Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2011.

Hillel, Daniel. Rivers of Eden: The Struggle for Water and the Quest for Peace in the Middle East. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Jones, Toby Craig. Desert Kingdom: How Oil and Water Forged Modern Saudi Arabia. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2010.

Mikhail, Alan. Nature and Empire in Ottoman Egypt: An Environmental History. Cambridge [England]: Cambridge University Press, 2011.

Mikhail, Alan. Water on Sand: Environmental Histories of the Middle East and North Africa. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Rosen, Arlene Miller. Civilizing Climate: Social Responses to Climate Change in the Ancient Near East. Plymouth: AltaMira Press, 2007.

Tal, Alon. Pollution in a Promised Land: An Environmental History of Israel. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

 

South Asia

Agrawal, Arun. Environmentality: Technologies of Government and the Making of Subjects. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005.

Azad, Arezou. Sacred Landscape in Medieval Afghanistan: Revisiting the Fada'il-i Balkh. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Arnold, David, and Ramachandra Guha, eds. Nature, Culture, Imperialism: Essays on the Environmental History of South Asia. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Arnold, David. The Tropics and the Traveling Gaze: India, Landscape, and Science, 1800–1856. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.

Arnold, David. Toxic Histories: Poison and Pollution in Modern India. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Baker, Mark. The Kuhls of Kangra: Community-Managed Irrigation in the Western Himalaya. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2005.

Cederlöf, Gunnel, and K. Sivaramakrishnan, eds. Ecological Nationalisms: Nature, Livelihoods, and Identities in South Asia. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.

Chaudhuri, B. B., and Arun Bandopadhyay, eds. Tribes, Forest, and Social Formation in Indian History. New Delhi: Manohar, 2004.

Damodaran, Vinita, Anna Winterbottom, and Alan Lester, eds. The East India Company and the Natural World. Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

Gadgil, Madhav, and Ramachandra Guha. This Fissured Land: An Ecological History of India. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.

Grove, Richard H. Ecology, Climate and Empire: The Indian Legacy in Global Environmental History, 1400-1940. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1998

Grove, Richard, Vinita Damodaran, and Satpal Sangwan, eds. Nature and the Orient: The Environmental History of South and Southeast Asia. New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.

Herbert, Eugenia W. Flora's Empire: British Gardens in India. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.

Hill, Christopher V. River of Sorrow: Environment and Social Control in Riparian North India, 1770-1994. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan, 1997.

Hughes, Julie E. Animal Kingdoms: Hunting, the Environment, and Power in the Indian Princely States. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2013.

Lewis, Michael L. Inventing Global Ecology: Tracking the Biodiversity Ideal in India, 1947-1997. Ohio University Press series in ecology and history. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2004.

Philip, Kavita. Civilizing Natures: Race, Resources, and Modernity in Colonial South India. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2004.

Rangan, Haripriya. Of Myths and Movements: Rewriting Chipko into Himalayan History. New York: Verso, 2000.

Rangarajan, Mahesh, and K. Sivaramakrishnan, eds. Shifting Ground: People, Mobility, and Animals in India's Environmental Histories. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Satya, Laxman D. Ecology, Colonialism, and Cattle: Central India in the Nineteenth Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Trautmann, Thomas R. Elephants and Kings: An Environmental History. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 2015.

 

East Asia

Bello, David Anthony. Across Forest, Steppe and Mountain: Environment, Identity and Empire in Qing China's Borderlands. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Elvin, Mark. The Retreat of the Elephants: An Environmental History of China. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004.

Elvin, Mark, and Cuirong Liu. Sediments of Time: Environment and Society in Chinese History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998.

George, Timothy S. Minamata: Pollution and Struggle for Democracy in Postwar Japan. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2001.

Grove, Richard H., and John Chappell, eds. El Niño: History and Crisis: Studies from the Asia-Pacific Region. Cambridge, UK: White Horse Press, 2000.

Karan, Pradyumna P., and Unryu Suganuma, eds. Local Environmental Movements: A Comparative Study of the United States and Japan. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2008.

Lee, Yok-shiu F., and Alvin Y So. Asia's Environmental Movements: Comparative Perspectives. Armonk, N.Y.: M.E. Sharpe, 1999.

Marks, Robert. Tigers, Rice, Silk, and Silt: Environment and Economy in Late Imperial South China. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997.

Miller, Ian Jared, Julia Adeney Thomas, and Brett L. Walker, eds. Japan at Nature's Edge: The Environmental Context of a Global Power. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2013.

Muscolino, Micah S. Fishing Wars and Environmental Change in Late Imperial and Modern China. Cambridge: Harvard University Asia Center, 2009.

Nappi, Carla Suzan. The Monkey and the Inkpot: Natural History and Its Transformations in Early Modern China. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2009.

Shapiro, Judith. Mao's War against Nature: Politics and the Environment in Revolutionary China. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Stolz, Robert. Bad Water: Nature, Pollution, and Politics in Japan, 1870-1950. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.

Totman, Conrad. The Green Archipelago: Forestry in Preindustrial Japan. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989.

Walker, Brett L. The Conquest of Ainu Lands: Ecology and Culture in Japanese Expansion, 1590-1800. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001.

Walker, Brett L. Toxic Archipelago: A History of Industrial Disease in Japan. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2010.

Weller, Robert P. Discovering Nature: Globalization and Environmental Culture in China and Taiwan. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Zhang, Jiayan. Coping with Calamity: Environmental Change and Peasant Response in Central China, 1736–1949. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2014.

Zhang, Ling. The River, the Plain, and the State: An Environmental Drama in Northern Song China, 1048–1128. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016.

 

Southeast Asia

Biggs, David A. Quagmire: Nation-Building and Nature in the Mekong Delta. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2010.

Boomgaard, Peter. Frontiers of Fear: Tigers and People in the Malay World, 1600-1950. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001.

Boomgaard, Peter, ed. Paper Landscapes: Explorations in the Environmental History of Indonesia. Leiden, Netherlands: KITLV Press, 1997.

Boomgaard, P. A World of Water: Rain, Rivers and Seas in Southeast Asian Histories. Leiden: KITLV Press, 2007.

Boomgaard, Peter, David Henley, and Manon Osseweijer, eds. Muddied Waters: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Management of Forests and Fisheries in Island Southeast Asia. Leiden, The Netherlands: KITLV Press, 2005.

Bryant, Raymond L. The Political Ecology of Forestry in Burma, 1824-1994. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 1997.

Forsyth, Tim, and Andrew Walker. Forest Guardians, Forest Destroyers: The Politics of Environmental Knowledge in Northern Thailand. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2008.

Grove, Richard, Vinita Damodaran, and Satpal Sangwan, eds. Nature and the Orient: The Environmental History of South and Southeast Asia. New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.

Peluso, Nancy Lee. Rich Forests, Poor People: Resource Control and Resistance in Java. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1992.

West, Paige. Conservation Is Our Government Now: The Politics of Ecology in Papua New Guinea. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005.

 

Australia, New Zealand, and Polynesia

Beattie, James, Emily O'Gorman, and Matthew Henry, eds. Climate, Science, and Colonization: Histories from Australia and New Zealand. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

Bennett, Judith A. Pacific Forest: A History of Resource Control and Contest in the Solomon Islands, c. 1800-1997. Cambridge, England: White Horse Press, 2000.

Grove, Richard H., and John Chappell, eds. El Niño: History and Crisis: Studies from the Asia-Pacific Region.  Cambridge, UK: White Horse Press, 2000.

McNeill, John Robert, ed. Environmental History in the Pacific World. Burlington, VT.: Ashgate, 2001.

Pawson, Eric, and Tom Brooking, eds. Environmental Histories of New Zealand. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Sivasundaram, Sujit. Nature and the Godly Empire: Science and Evangelical Mission in the Pacific, 1795–1850. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Strang, Veronica. Gardening the World: Agency, Identity and the Ownership of Water. New York: Berghahn Books, 2009.

Teaiwa, Katerina Martina. Consuming Ocean Island: Stories of People and Phosphate from Banaba. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2014.

Young, Ann. Environmental Change in Australia Since 1788. 2nd ed. Melbourne, Australia: Oxford University Press, 2000.

 

North America

See also United States Environmental Bibliography

Armstrong, Christopher, H. V. Nelles, and Matthew D. Evenden. The River Returns: An Environmental History of the Bow. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2009.

Bonnelle, Jennifer L. Reclaiming the Don: An Environmental History of Toronto's Don River Valley. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014.

Brower, Jennifer.  Lost Tracks: Buffalo National Park, 1909-1939. Edmonton: AU Press, 2008.

Campbell, Claire Elizabeth. Shaped by the West Wind: Nature and History in Georgian Bay. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2005.

Castonguay, Stéphane, and Michèle Dagenais, eds. Metropolitan Natures: Environmental Histories of Montreal. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2011.

Clarke, John. The Ordinary People of Essex: Environment, Culture, and Economy on the Frontier of Upper Canada. Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2010.

Colpitts, George. Game in the Garden: A Human History of Wildlife in Western Canada to 1940. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2002.

Cruikshank, Julie. Do Glaciers Listen? Local Knowledge, Colonial Encounters, and Social Imagination. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2005.

Evans, Sterling. The Borderlands of the American and Canadian Wests: Essays on Regional History of the Forty-ninth Parallel. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006.

Evenden, Matthew D. Fish versus Power: An Environmental History of the Fraser River. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Dorsey, Kurkpatrick. Dawn of Conservation Diplomacy: U.S.-Canadian Wildlife Protection Treaties in the Progressive Era. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1998.

Hatvany, Matthew G. Marshlands: Four Centuries of Environmental Change on the Shores of the St. Lawrence. Sainte-Foy, Québec: Les Presses de l'Université Laval, 2003.

Hubbard, Jennifer Mary. A Science on the Scales: The Rise of Canadian Atlantic Fisheries Biology, 1898-1939. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2006.

Jones, Karen. Wolf Mountains: A History of Wolves Along the Great Divide. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2002.

Keeling, Arn, John Sandlos, eds. Mining and Communities in Northern Canada: History, Politics, and Memory. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2015.

Loo, Tina. States of Nature: Conserving Canada's Wildlife in the Twentieth Century. Vancouver: UBC Press; Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.

Massell, David Perera. Quebec Hydropolitics: The Peribonka Concessions of the Second World War. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2011.

MacDonald, Edward, Irené Novaczek, Joshua MacFadyen, eds. Time and a Place: An Environmental History of Prince Edward Island. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2016.

McKay, Marylin Jean. Picturing the Land: Narrating Territories in Canadian Landscape Art, 1500-1950. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2011.

Miller, Char, ed. The Atlas of U.S. and Canadian Environmental History. New York: Routledge, 2003.

Murton, James. Creating a Modern Countryside: Liberalism and Land Resettlement in British Columbia. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007.

Nadasdy, Paul. Hunters and Bureaucrats: Power, Knowledge, and Aboriginal-State Relations in the Southwest Yukon. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2003

Pyne, Stephen J. Awful Splendour: A Fire History of Canada. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007.

Sandlos, John. Hunters at the Margin: Native People and Wildlife Conservation in the Northwest Territories. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007.

Scott, Dayna Nadine. Our Chemical Selves: Gender, Toxics, and Environmental Health. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2015.

Turkel, William J. The Archive of Place: Unearthing the Pasts of the Chilcotin Plateau. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2007.

Tymstra, Cordy. The Chinchaga Firestorm: When the Moon and Sun Turned Blue. University of Alberta Press, 2015.

 

Latin America

Boyer, Christopher R., ed. Land between Waters: Environmental Histories of Modern Mexico. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2012.

Boyer, Christopher R. Political Landscapes: Forests, Conservation, and Community in Mexico. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.

Brannstrom, Christian, ed. Territories, Commodities and Knowledges: Latin American Environmental History in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. London: Institute for the Study of the Americas, 2004.

Carey, Mark. In the Shadow of Melting Glaciers: Climate Change and Andean Society. New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Carse, Ashley. Beyond the Big Ditch: Politics, Ecology, and Infrastructure at the Panama Canal. Cambridge: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014.

Dean, Warren. With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995.

Diaz-Briquets, Sergio, and Jorge F. Pérez-López. Conquering Nature: The Environmental Legacy of Socialism in Cuba. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2000.

Dutra e Silva, Sandro. No Oeste, a terra e o céu: a expansão da fronteira agrícola no Brasil central. Rio de Janeiro: Mauad X, 2017.

Evans, Sterling. Bound in Twine: The History and Ecology of the Henequen-Wheat Complex for Mexico and the American and Canadian Plains, 1880–1950. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2007.

Few, Martha, and Zeb Tortorici, eds. Centering Animals in Latin American History. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2013.

González Jácome, Alba, and Bernardo García Martínez. Estudios sobre historia y ambiente en America. I. Argentina, Bolivia, México, Paraguay. Mexico: Instituto Panamericano de Geografía e Historia, 1999.

García Martínez, Bernardo, and María del Rosario Prieto. Estudios sobre historia y ambiente en America II: Norteamérica, Sudamérica y el Pacífico. México, D.F.: Instituto Panamericano de Geografía e Historia, 2002.

Hecht, Susanna B., and Alexander Cockburn. The Fate of the Forest: Developers, Destroyers and Defenders of the Amazon. New York: Verso, 1989.

Hochstetler, Kathryn, and Margaret E. Keck. Greening Brazil: Environmental Activism in State and Society. Durham: Duke University Press, 2007.

Johnson, Sherry. Climate and Catastrophe in Cuba and the Atlantic World in the Age of Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011.

Klubock, Thomas Miller. La Frontera: Forests and Ecological Conflict in Chile's Frontier Territory. Durham: Duke University Press, 2014.

Leonardi, Victor. Os historiadores e os rios: natureza e ruína na Amazônia brasileira. Brasilia: Editora Universidade de Brasilia, 1999.

Li, Fabiana. Unearthing Conflict: Corporate Mining, Activism, and Expertise in Peru. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.

Lindsay-Poland, John. Emperors in the Jungle: The Hidden History of the U.S.in Panama. Durham: Duke University Press, 2003.

Mathews, Andrew S. Instituting Nature: Authority, Expertise, and Power in Mexican Forests. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2011.

McCook, Stuart. States of Nature: Science, Agriculture, and Environment in the Spanish Caribbean, 1760-1940. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2002.

Miller, Shawn William. Fruitless Trees: Portuguese Conservation and Brazil's Colonial Timber. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2000.

Miller, Shawn William. An Environmental History of Latin America. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

McNeill, John Robert. Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Olarte, Mauricio Neto. Remedios para el Imperio: Historia Natural y la apropiacion del Nuevo Mundo. Bogota, Colombia: Instituto Colombiano de Antropologia e Historia, 2000.

Orlove, Ben. Lines in the Water: Nature and Culture at Lake Titicaca. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

Pádua, José Augusto. Um sopro de destruição: pensamento político e crítica ambiental no Brasil escravista, 1786-1888. Rio de Janeiro: Jorge Zahar, 2002.

Radding, Cynthia. Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony to Republic. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005.

Radding, Cynthia. Wandering Peoples: Colonialism, Ethnic Spaces, and Ecological Frontiers in Northwestern Mexico, 1700-1850. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997.

Richardson, Bonham C. Igniting the Caribbean's Past: Fire in British West Indian History. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004.

Robins, Nicholas A. Mercury, Mining, and Empire: The Human and Ecological Cost of Colonial Silver Mining in the Andes. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011.

Santiago, Myrna I. The Ecology of Oil: Environment, Labor, and the Mexican Revolution, 1900-1938. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Slater, Candace. Entangled Edens: Visions of the Amazon. Berkeley: University of California, Press, 2002.

Soluri, John. Banana Cultures: Agriculture, Consumption, and Environmental Change in Honduras and the United States. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005.

Topik, Steven, Carlos Marichal, and Zephyr L. Frank, eds. From Silver to Cocaine: Latin American Commodity Chains and the Building of the World Economy, 1500-2000. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2006.

Quintero Toro, Camilo. Birds of Empire, Birds of Nation: A History of Science, Economy, and Conservation in United States-Colombia Relations. Bogotá, Colombia: Universidad de los Andes, 2012.

Tortolero, Alejandro. Notarios y agricultores: crecimiento y atraso en el campo mexicano, 1780-1920 : propiedad, crédito, irrigación y conflictos sociales en el agro mexicano. México, D.F.: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Iztapalapa, 2008.

Vivanco, Luis R. Green Encounters: Shaping and Contesting Environmentalism in Rural Costa Rica. New York: Berghahn Books, 2006.

Wakild, Emily. Revolutionary Parks: Conservation, Social Justice, and Mexico's National Parks, 1910-1940. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2011.

 

Oceans and Climate

Brooke, John L. Climate Change and the Course of Global History: A Rough Journey. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Davis, Mike. Late Victorian Holocausts: El Nño Famines and the Making of the Third World. New York: Verso, 2001.

Dorsey, Kurkpatrick. Whales and Nations: Environmental Diplomacy on the High Seas. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2013.

Fagan, Brian. Floods, Famines and Emperors: El Niño and the Fate of Civilizations. New York: Basic Books, 1999.

Fagan, Brian. The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850. New York: Basic Books, 2000.

Fagan, Brian. The Long Summer: How Climate Changed Civilization. New York: Basic Books, 2004.

Howkins, Adrian. The Polar Regions: An Environmental History. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2016.

Karlsdóttir, Hrefna M. Fishing on Common Grounds: The Consequences of Unregulated Fisheries of North Sea Herring in the Postwar Period. Göteborg: Ekonomisk-Historiska Institutionen vid Göteborgs Universitet, 2005.

Payne, Brian J. Fishing a Borderless Sea: Environmental Territorialism in the North Atlantic, 1818-1910. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2010.

Rozwadowski, Helen M., and David K. Van Keuren, eds. The Machine in Neptune's Garden: Historical Perspectives on Technology and the Marine Environment. Sagamore Beach, MA: Science History Publications/USA, 2004.

Weart, Spencer R. The Discovery of Global Warming. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2003.

 

History of Ideas

Acot, Pascal. Histoire de l'écologie. Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1994. (Earlier edition published 1988.)

Bashford, Alison, and Joyce E Chaplin. The New Worlds of Thomas Robert Malthus: Rereading the Principle of Population. Titolo Collana. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2012.

Drouin, Jean-Marc. L'écologie et Son Histoire: Réinventer la Nature. Paris: Flammarion, 1993. (Earlier edition published as Réinventer la Nature: L'Ecologie et Son Histoire, 1991.)

Foster, John Bellamy. Marx's Ecology: Materialism and Nature. New York: Monthly Review Press, 2000.

Jardine, Nicholas, Anne Secord, and Emma Spary, eds. Cultures of Natural History. Cambridge: University Press, 1996.

Macfarlane, Robert. Mountains of the Mind: How Desolate and Forbidding Heights Were Transformed into Experiences of Indomitable Spirit. New York: Pantheon, 2003.

Nicolson, Marjorie Hope. Mountain Gloom and Mountain Glory: The Development of the Aesthetics of the Infinite. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1959.

Schlögel, Karl. Im Raume lesen wir die Zeit: über Zivilisationsgeschichte und Geopolitik. München: Carl Hanser Verlag, 2003.

Thomas, Keith. Man and the Natural World: Changing Attitudes in England 1500-1800. London: Allan Lane, 1983.

 

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