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The interdisciplinary academic journal Environment and History is published by the White Horse Press. Its intention is to to bring scholars in the humanities and biological sciences closer together, with the aim of constructing long and well-founded perspectives on present day environmental problems. (Text adapted from the journal's homepage).

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"Empires of Forestry: Professional Forestry and State Power in Southeast Asia, Part 1"
Vandergeest, Peter, and Nancy Lee Peluso
01/02/2006
"Winds of Colonisation: The Meteorological Contours of Spain's Imperium in the Pacific 1521–1898"
Bankoff, Greg
01/02/2006
"Bowhead Whales in the Eastern Arctic, 1611–1911: Population Reconstruction with Historical Whaling"
Allen, Robert C., and Ian Keay
01/02/2006
"Working in the Mangroves and Beyond: Scientific Forestry and the Labour Question in Early Colonial Tanzania"
Sunseri, Thaddeus
01/11/2005
"Was Brazilian Industrialisation Fuelled by Wood? Evaluating the Wood Hypothesis, 1900–1960"
Brannstrom, Christian
01/11/2005
"A Dense and Sickly Mist from Thousands of Bog Fires: An Attempt to Compare the Energy Consumption in Slash-and-Burn Cultivation and Burning Cultivation of Peatlands in Finland in 1820–1920"
Kunnas, Jan
01/11/2005
"Reconciling Foreshore Development and Dune Erosion on Three Queensland Beaches: An Historical Perspective"
Danaher, Mike
01/11/2005
"Antecedents to the Community Wildlife Conservation Programme in Kenya, 1946–1964"
Matheka, Reuben
01/08/2005
"Hunting Narratives of the Age of Empire: A Gender Reading of their Iconography"
Wonders, Karen
01/08/2005
"The Last European Landscape to be Colonised: A Case Study of Land-Use Change in the Far North of Sweden 1850–1930"
Andersson, Rikard, Lars Östlund, and Erik Törnlund
01/08/2005
Smith, Alison K., "Public Works in an Autocratic State: Water Supplies in an Imperial Russian Town"
Smith, Alison K.
01/08/2005
"How the Coast Became High: An Historical Introduction to the High Coast (Hoega kusten) World Heritage Site in Sweden"
Nordlund, Christer
01/05/2005
"If John Muir Had Been an Agrarian: American Environmental History West and South"
Stewart, Mart A.
01/05/2005
"Overseeing the Family of Whitefishes: The Priorities and Debates of Coregonid Management on America's Great Lakes, 1870–2000"
Chiarappa, Michael J.
01/05/2005
"Deforestation, Forest Transitions, and Institutions for Sustainability in Southeastern Mexico, 1900–2000"
Barton Bray, David, and Peter Klepeis
01/05/2005