irrigation

Reviews of Einführung in die Umweltgeschichte, by Helmut Jäger, and of The Bisses of Valais: Man-made Watercourses in Switzerland, by Guy Brett

The review of an introduction to environmental history by an historical geographer and of a comprehensive account of the Valasian bisses with directions for twenty one walks, the work of a former British consul in Geneva.

Development of Nebraska and Wyoming

This is Chapter 4 of the virtual exhibition “Promotion and Transformation of Landscapes along the CB&Q Railroad” by environmental historian Eric D. Olmanson. The chapter focuses on “Buffalo Bill” William Cody and the development of Wyoming.