About this collection

The Books & Profiles collection contains full-text books, excerpts, profiles, and reviews of books on the human-environment relationship. The Rachel Carson Center partners with Berghahn Books to produce the environmental book series The Environment in History: International Perspectives and with Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht on the German language Umwelt und Gesellschaft. The collection profiles books on the human-environment relationship from other academic publishers such as the White Horse Press and the University of Pittsburgh Press. It also features dialogues between environmental authors and critics through the H-Environment Roundtable Reviews

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Uekoetter, Frank, The Age of Smoke: Environmental Policy in Germany and the United States, 1880–1970 2009
Worldwatch Institute, ed., State of the World 2009: Into a Warming World 2009
Chaney, Sandra, Nature of the Miracle Years: Conservation in West Germany, 1945-1975 2008
Graphic novel: Van Horssen, Jessica, and Rhada-Prema McAllister, Asbestos, PQ 2008
Markham, William, Environmental Organizations in Modern Germany: Hardy Survivors in the Twentieth Century and Beyond 2008
Mauch, Christof and Thomas Zeller, Rivers in History: Perspectives on Waterways in Europe and North America 2008
Worldwatch Institute, ed., State of the World 2008: Innovations for a Sustainable Economy 2008
McKibben, Bill, Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future 2007
Melosi, Martin and Joseph Pratt, Energy Metropolis: An Environmental History of Houston and the Gulf Coast 2007
Morgan, Luke, Nature as Model: Salomon de Caus and Early Seventeenth-Century Landscape Design 2007
Roy, Ellen, Modern Crises and Traditional Strategies: Local Ecological Knowledge in Island Southeast Asia 2007
Spoor, Max, Nico Heerink, and Futian Qu, eds., Dragons with Clay Feet? Transition, Sustainable Land Use, and Rural Environment in China and Vietnam 2007
Stevens, Sharon McKenzie, A Place for Dialogue: Language, Land Use, and Politics in Southern Arizona 2007
Worldwatch Institute, ed., State of the World 2007: Our Urban Future 2007
Zeller, Thomas, Driving Germany: The Landscape of the German Autobahn, 1930-1970 2007