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Title Date
Nega, Tsegaye Habte, "Saving Wild Rice: The Rise and Fall of the Nett Lake Dam" 01/02/2008
Sivaramakrishnan, K., "Science, Environment and Empire History: Comparative Perspectives from Forests in Colonial India" 01/02/2008
Arnold, Ellen F., "Engineering Miracles: Water Control, Conversion and the Creation of a Religious Landscape in the Medieval Ardennes" 01/11/2007
Beattie, James, and John Stenhouse, "Empire, Environment and Religion: God and the Natural World in Nineteenth-Century New Zealand" 01/11/2007
Disco, Cornelis, "Accepting Father Rhine? Technological Fixes, Vigilance, and Transnational Lobbies as 'European' Strategies of Dutch Municipal Water Supplies 1900–1975" 01/11/2007
Glassheim, Eagle, "Most, the Town that Moved: Coal, Communists and the 'Gypsy Question' in Post-War Czechoslovakia" 01/11/2007
Bankoff, Greg, "Bodies on the Beach: Domesticates and Disasters in the Spanish Philippines 1750–1898" 01/08/2007
Brown, Karen, "Poisonous Plants, Pastoral Knowledge and Perceptions of Environmental Change in South Africa, c. 1880–1940" 01/08/2007
Griggs, Peter, "Deforestation and Sugar Cane Growing in Eastern Australia, 1860–1995" 01/08/2007
Low, Christopher H., "Different Histories of Buchu: Euro-American Appropriation of San and Khoekhoe Knowledge of Buchu Plants" 01/08/2007
Gimmi, Urs, and Matthias Buergi, "Using Oral History and Forest Management Plans to Reconstruct Traditional Non-Timber Forest Uses in the Swiss Rhone Valley (Valais) Since the Late Nineteenth Century" 01/05/2007
Jehlicka, Petr, and Joe Smith, "Out of the Woods and into the Lab: Exploring the Strange Marriage of American Woodcraft and Soviet Ecology in Czech Environmentalism" 01/05/2007
Karskens, Grace, "Water Dreams, Earthen Histories: Exploring Urban Environmental History at the Penrith Lakes Scheme and Castlereagh, Sydney" 01/05/2007
Piper, Liza, "Subterranean Bodies: Mining the Large Lakes of North-west Canada, 1921–1960" 01/05/2007
Barca, Stefania, "Enclosing the River: Industrialisation and the 'Property Rights' Discourse in the Liri Valley (South of Italy), 1806–1916" 01/02/2007