Natural enemy, natural ally : toward an environmental history of warfare

Level E A333.72 /761096 Available
Full title: Natural enemy, natural ally : toward an environmental history of warfare / edited by Richard P. Tucker and Edmund Russell.
Other authors: Tucker, Richard P., 1938-
Russell, Edmund, 1957-
Format: Book           
Edition: 1st ed.


Summary: "As the first collection of essays on war and environmental history, Natural Enemy, Natural Ally heralds the advent of a major new field of study. Contributors to the volume explore the dynamic between war and the physical environment from a variety of provocative viewpoints. The subjects of their essays range from conflicts in pre-colonial India and early colonial South Africa to the U.S. Civil War and twentieth-century wars in Japan, Finland, and the Pacific Islands."--Jacket.
Other authors: Tucker, Richard P., 1938-, Russell, Edmund, 1957-
Language: English
Published: Corvallis : Oregon State University Press, 2004.
Classmark: A333.72 /761096
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 0870710478
9780870710476