This Land This Nation

ISBN 10 : 9781139462228
ISBN 13 : 1139462229

This 2007 book combines political with environmental history to present conservation policy as a critical arm of New Deal reform, one that embodied the promises and limits of midce..

Dekalb County

ISBN 10 : 9780738591452
ISBN 13 : 0738591459

DeKalb County has a vast and interesting history spanning from Confederate general John Hunt Morgan's raids on the North during the Civil War to the building of Center Hill Dam, wh..

Crabgrass Crucible

ISBN 10 : 9780807869901
ISBN 13 : 0807869902

Although suburb-building created major environmental problems, Christopher Sellers demonstrates that the environmental movement originated within suburbs--not just in response to u..

This Land Is Their Land

ISBN 10 : 0805090150
ISBN 13 : 9780805090154

Denounces the twenty-first-century's first political decade as the cruelest in memory, in a report that analyzes such modern challenges as political and corporate corruption, the w..

Caring For America

ISBN 10 : 9780199939053
ISBN 13 : 0199939055

In this sweeping narrative history from the Great Depression of the 1930s to the Great Recession of today, Caring for America rethinks both the history of the American welfare stat..

This Land This South

ISBN 10 : 9780813149165
ISBN 13 : 0813149169

Here is the story of the long interaction between humans, land, and climate in the American South. It is a tale of exploitation and erosion, of destruction, disease, and defeat, bu..