Claudia Leal,John Soluri,José-Augusto Pádua's A Living Past: Environmental Histories of Latin America PDF

By Claudia Leal,John Soluri,José-Augusto Pádua

Though nonetheless a comparatively younger box, the research of Latin American environmental heritage isn't any longer in its infancy, because the contributions to this definitive quantity exhibit. Bringing jointly 13 top specialists at the zone, A dwelling Past bargains up a transnational, thematically various survey of ancient advancements because the 19th century. each one bankruptcy presents insightful, updated syntheses of present scholarship on significant realms around the continent, exploring extensive topics akin to agriculture, wisdom creation, conservation, and mining that upload crucial context for the current ancient moment.

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