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              Books in the Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History series

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              Invasive Predators in New Zealand: Disaster on Four Small Paws
                 

              Invasive Predators in New Zealand: Disaster on Four Small Paws (Hardback, 1st ed. 2019)

              By King, Carolyn M.

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              The story of invasive species in New Zealand is unlike any other in the world. As a comprehensive historical perspective on the fate of iconic endemic fauna, this book offers much-needed insight into one of New Zealand's longest-running national crises.

              ISBN 9783030321376
              Released NZ 2 Feb 2020
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              Empire and Environmental Anxiety: Health, Science, Art and Conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920
                

              Empire and Environmental Anxiety: Health, Science, Art and Conservation in South Asia and Australasia, 1800-1920 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2011)

              By Beattie, J.

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              A new interpretation of imperialism and environmental change, and the anxieties imperialism generated through environmental transformation and interaction with unknown landscapes. Tying together South Asia and Australasia, this book demonstrates how environmental anxieties led to... increasing state resource management, conservation, and urban reform.
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              ISBN 9781349363018
              Released NZ 25 May 2011
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              El Nino in World History
                

              El Nino in World History (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2018)

              By Grove, Richard; Adamson, George

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              This book examines the role of the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) in society. In this volume, Richard Grove and George Adamson chart the dual history of El Nino: as a global phenomenon capable of devastating weather extremes and, since the 18th century, as a developing idea ...in science and society.
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              ISBN 9781349687794
              Released NZ 30 Jan 2019
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              Dust Bowl: Depression America to World War Two Australia
               

              Dust Bowl: Depression America to World War Two Australia (Hardback, 1st ed. 2016)

              By Bailey, Janette-Susan

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              Dust Bowl begins with Depression America, the New Deal and the US Dust Bowl where massive dust storms darkened the skies of the Great Plains and triggered a major national and international media event and generated imagery describing a failed yeoman dream, Dust Bowl refugees, an...d the coming of a new American Desert.
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              ISBN 9781137580498
              Released NZ 17 Oct 2016
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              Burning Table Mountain: An Environmental History of Fire on the Cape Peninsula
                

              Burning Table Mountain: An Environmental History of Fire on the Cape Peninsula (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2014)

              By Pooley, S.

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              Cape Town's iconic Table Mountain and the surrounding peninsula has been a crucible for attempts to integrate the social and ecological dimensions of wild fire.

              ISBN 9781349490592
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              The East India Company and the Natural World
                

              The East India Company and the Natural World (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2015)

              Edited by Damodaran, V.; Winterbottom, Anna; Lester, A.

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              This book is the first to explore the deep and lasting impacts of the largest colonial trading company, the British East India Company on the natural environment. The contributors - drawn from a wide range of academic disciplines - illuminate the relationship between colonial cap...ital and the changing environment between 1600 and 1857.
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              ISBN 9781349491094
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2015
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              Burning Table Mountain: An Environmental History of Fire on the Cape Peninsula
               

              Burning Table Mountain: An Environmental History of Fire on the Cape Peninsula (Hardback)

              By Pooley, S.

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              This is an environmental history of humans and wildfire on the Cape Peninsula, from the practices of Khoikhoi herders to the conflagrations of January 2000. The book examines how the region's unique, famously diverse fynbos vegetation has been transformed since European colonial ...settlement, through urbanisation and biological modifications.
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              ISBN 9781137415431
              Released NZ 19 Sep 2014
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              The East India Company and the Natural World
                

              The East India Company and the Natural World (Hardback)

              Edited by Damodaran, Vinita; Winterbottom, Anna; Lester, Alan

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              This book is the first to explore the deep and lasting impacts of the largest colonial trading company, the British East India Company on the natural environment. The contributors - drawn from a wide range of academic disciplines - illuminate the relationship between colonial cap...ital and the changing environment between 1600 and 1857.
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              ISBN 9781137427267
              Released NZ 2 Dec 2014
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              La Nina and the Making of Climate Optimism: Remembering Rain
                 

              La Nina and the Making of Climate Optimism: Remembering Rain (Hardback, 1st ed. 2019)

              By Miller, Julia

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              This book examines the deep connection Australians have with their climate to understand contemporary views on human-induced climate change. It is the first study of the Australian relationship with La Nina and explains how fundamental this relationship is to the climate change d...ebate both locally and globally.
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              ISBN 9783319761404
              Released NZ 14 Sep 2019
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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              Environment, Modernization and Development in East Asia: Perspectives from Environmental History
                 

              Environment, Modernization and Development in East Asia: Perspectives from Environmental History (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 2016)

              Edited by Liu, Ts'ui-jung; Beattie, James

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              Environment, Modernization and Development in East Asia critically examines modernization's long-term environmental history. It suggests new frameworks for understanding as inter-related processes environmental, social, and economic change across China and Japan.

              ISBN 9781349958498
              Released NZ 25 Dec 2018
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
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