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The Resource Sub-Saharan Africa : an environmental history, Gregory H. Maddox

Sub-Saharan Africa : an environmental history, Gregory H. Maddox

Label
Sub-Saharan Africa : an environmental history
Title
Sub-Saharan Africa
Title remainder
an environmental history
Statement of responsibility
Gregory H. Maddox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many forces have shaped the cultures of the African continent: the legacy of the slave trade; HIV/AIDS; war and famine. This volume shows how, despite these difficulties, Africans have created networks of national parks and other land protection systems to cope with the conflict between conservation and urbanization
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maddox, Gregory
Dewey number
304.20967
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GE160.A357
LC item number
M33 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • theses
Series statement
Nature and human societies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Human ecology
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Human ecology
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Ecology
  • Human ecology
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Ökologie
  • Umwelt
  • Umweltschutz
  • Schwarzafrika
Label
Sub-Saharan Africa : an environmental history, Gregory H. Maddox
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-324 and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African environments and the origins of humanity -- African environments and the development of food production systems -- African environments and the development of complex societies -- African environments and the era of the Columbian Exchange -- African environments and the reorganization of space under colonial rule -- African environments in the age of conservation and development -- Case Studies -- Case study 1. The first frontier : the Sahara Desert -- Case study 2. Death and life on the Serengeti : wilderness in Africa as managed landscape -- Case study 3. Transforming the landscape : food production and agriculture in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa
Control code
ocm70203619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781851095605
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
444005E3-F2F8-4940-AB1E-BB6F5C713983
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70203619
  • (OCoLC)70203619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Sub-Saharan Africa : an environmental history, Gregory H. Maddox
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-324 and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
African environments and the origins of humanity -- African environments and the development of food production systems -- African environments and the development of complex societies -- African environments and the era of the Columbian Exchange -- African environments and the reorganization of space under colonial rule -- African environments in the age of conservation and development -- Case Studies -- Case study 1. The first frontier : the Sahara Desert -- Case study 2. Death and life on the Serengeti : wilderness in Africa as managed landscape -- Case study 3. Transforming the landscape : food production and agriculture in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa
Control code
ocm70203619
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781851095605
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
444005E3-F2F8-4940-AB1E-BB6F5C713983
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70203619
  • (OCoLC)70203619
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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