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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (3): 478–480.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Cynthia Ross Cynthia.Ross@tamuc.edu Nature at War: American Environments and World War II . Edited by Thomas Robertson , Richard P. Tucker , Nicholas B. Breyfogle , and Peter Mansoor . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2020 . 375 pp., $99.99 , hardcover, ISBN...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 74–104.
Published: 01 January 2010
... 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 NOTES 1 Roger Daniels, Concentration Camps: North America Japanese in the United States and Canada during World War II (Malabar, Fl.: Robert E. Krieger Publishing Company, Inc., 1981); Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 272–292.
Published: 01 April 2000
...," Agricultural History70 (Spring1996) Grove , " Mechanization of the Cotton Harvest ," chap. 2 13 Sayre, "Cotton Mechanization Since World War II," Agricultural History53 (January1979) 14 Frank Maier, "An Economic Analysis of Adoption of the Mechanical Cotton Picker" (Ph.D. diss...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Jim Norris Claiming Rights and Righting Wrongs in Texas: Mexican Workers and Job Politics during World War II . By Emilio Zamora . College Station : Texas A&M University Press , 2009 . 336 pp., $60.00 , hardback, ISBN 987-1-60344-066-0; $27.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-60344-097...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (1): 74–96.
Published: 01 January 2005
... During World War II," Parts I and II, Aug. 7,1942 to July 9,1945, Research and Analysis Branch, United States Office of Strategic Services on Microfilm [hereafter OSS], p. 31 Larkin , Sugar and the Origins of Modern Philippine Society (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993 ), 237...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 250–251.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Richard Lowitt The Great Plains during World War II . R. Douglas Hurt . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 AgriculturHalistory Spring Thosewhofocusonfarmerws hoenduredlifeinthesouthernswamplands willappreciatethedeathtollthefamilysufferedinthemid...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2016
...David B. Danbom A Call to Arms: Mobilizing America for World War II . By Maury Klein . New York : Bloomsbury Press , 2013 . 912 pp., $40.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-59691-607-4. © 2016 Agricultural History Society 2016 Agricultural History Winter A Call to Arms: Mobilizing...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 5–20.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Katherine Jellison Abstract During World War II, the United States needed to raise a sufficient military force while at the same time maintaining a sizeable farm labor force to meet increased wartime production goals. At a time when the word farmer was emphatically gendered male, and many farming...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (1): 128–129.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Susan M. Hartmann On the Farm Front: The Women’s Land Army in World War II . Stephanie A. Carpenter . Copyright 2004 Agricultural History Society 2004 128 / Agricultural History After discussing the left, Choate turns to the right and farmer opposition to the directive nature...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 569–570.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Gordon M. Patterson Toxic Drift: Pesticides and Health in the Post World War II South . Pete Daniel . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 BookReviews ToxicDrift:PesticidesandHealth in thePostWorldWar II South.By Pete Daniel. Baton Rouge: Louisiana...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (4): 633–658.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Samuel J. Klee Abstract The Hellwig Brothers’ Farm in Chesterfield, Missouri, became a carceral space during World War II. The Hellwigs contracted Mexican and Mexican American farmworkers, incarcerated Japanese Americans, and prisoners of war from Italy and Germany through the War Food...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 204–224.
Published: 01 April 2011
... to the sport that resulted from the government's control and direction of food production during World War II. © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 NOTES 1. Partridges and pheasants were the gamebirds of lowland areas where arable farming was undertaken. In upland areas, of higher altitude...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 636–655.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Venus Bivar Abstract In the three decades following World War II, French farming was transformed. At Liberation in 1944, the vast majority of French farms looked as they had in the nineteenth century, but by the middle of the 1970s, France was the world’s second largest exporter of agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 513–535.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Dalmatian landowners, many of whom were members of the governing parties and who sought to delay the implementation of the reform. In the end, the colonate was the only traditional agrarian relation not completely abolished during the interwar period. It was only phased out after the end of World War II...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 471–492.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Jason Morgan Ward Abstract During World War II, the POW labor program provided cotton planters in the lower Mississippi Valley with a temporary yet timely solution to an increasingly mobile local labor supply. While war prisoners worked in a variety of crops and non-agricultural industries, one...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 164–186.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Marilyn Irvin Holt Abstract During World War II, American agriculture grappled with labor shortages while being expected to produce more for the military and the home front. Historians have studied the use of labor sources such as migrant workers and the Women's Land Army during this time...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (3): 269–295.
Published: 01 July 2006
... factors also limited the success of valley growers after World War II, despite the best efforts of growers and agricultural researchers to improve lettuce quality. "Like Ribbons Industrializing in the Salinas of Green and Gold": Lettuce and the Quest Valley, 1920-1965 for Quality GABRIELLA M. PETRICK...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (4): 609–632.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Christine Fojtik Abstract After World War II, Western Allied and German agricultural experts largely agreed both on the desirability of reinvigorated industry and on the changes needed to maximize agricultural output in hungry occupied western Germany. Drawing on the reports and correspondence...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 391–419.
Published: 01 July 2003
... time it continued to push the family farm. The bureau entered a third phase of life after World War II, when the power it generated became identified with winning the Cold War against the Soviet Union and agribusiness eclipsed the family farm in the West. Finally, once big dams began to look too...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 421–438.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Jess Gilbert Abstract In the early 1940s, the agricultural New Deal was broader and more democratic than those aspects of it that survived World War II. Carl C. Taylor, who led the sociological research unit in the USDA’s Bureau of Agricultural Economics, and other rural sociologists shared a two...