People and the Land Through Time Linking Ecology and History Emily W.B. Russell

Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
01 Jul 1997
ISBN:
9780300068306
Dimensions:
321 pages: 234 x 156 x 27mm
Illustrations:
79 illustrations

An exploration of historical ecology, this text contends that all ecosystems have a history of past human impacts, some obvious, others subtle. It uses an approach of different disciplines working together to understand the role that changing environments have played in human history.