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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 176–204.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Andrea E. Duffy Abstract This article explores human responses to the climatic conditions of the late Little Ice Age (1850–1880s) in the Mediterranean world. Around the globe, the nineteenth century heralded the retreat of the Little Ice Age (LIA) and the arrival of the Anthropocene. Although...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Philip Thibodeau Back to the Garden: Nature and the Mediterranean World from Prehistory to the Present . By James H. S. McGregor . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2015 . 384 pp., $38.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-300-19746-4. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 2016...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 496–498.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Jackson R. Perry Nomad’s Land: Pastoralism and French Environmental Policy in the Nineteenth-Century Mediterranean World . By Andrea E. Duffy . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2019 . 336 pp., $55.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8032-9097-6. © 2020 Agricultural History Society...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 January 2006
... of modern Japanese history. BrettL. Walker Montana State University, Bozeman Gardens of New Spain: How Mediterranean Plants America. By William W. Dunmire. Austin: University 392 pp., $24.95, paperback, ISBN 0-292-70271-X. and Foods Changed of Texas Press, 2004. The Colombian Exchange sparked by Christopher...
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Agricultural History (2024) 98 (1): 135–137.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Clara Bosak-Schroeder cbosak@illinois.edu The Tropical Turn: Agricultural Innovation in the Ancient Middle East and the Mediterranean . By Sureshkumar Muthukumaran . Oakland : University of California Press , 2023 . 320 pp., $34.95 , paperback, ISBN 9780520390843...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 224–243.
Published: 01 April 2010
...SAMUEL GARRIDO Abstract In the early twentieth century California became a big exporter of some agricultural products that, until then, had only been grown on a large scale in the Mediterranean basin. As a result, exports of those products diminished or stagnated in Mediterranean countries...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 513–535.
Published: 01 October 2017
... to other forms of sharecropping across the Mediterranean. This paper argues the colonate was not a rigid system that directly reflected social and economic hierarchies, as it has often been described, but that both landowners and tenants entered into the agreement with the ability to make rational economic...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 267–270.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Frank Uekötter Works Cited Bennett Jane . Vibrant Matter: A Political Ecology of Things. Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . Braudel Fernand . The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II . Vol. 1 . London : Collins , 1981...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 494–496.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Mediterranean World. By Andrea E. Duffy. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019. 336 pp., $55.00, hardback, ISBN 978-0-8032-90976. French foresters working in the nineteenth-century Mediterranean usually described pastoralists as poor environmental stewards at best and malevolent arsonists at worst...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (3): 520–546.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., Juan. “The Ecology and History of the Mediterranean Olive Grove: The Spanish Great Expansion, 1750–2000.” Rural History 23, no. 2 (2012): 161–84. Infante-Amate, Juan. ¿Quién levantó los olivos? Historia de la especialización olivarera en el sur de España (ss. XVIII–XX) . Madrid: Ministerio de...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 248–249.
Published: 01 April 2016
... University of New Mexico Back to the Garden: Nature and the Mediterranean World from Prehistory to the Present. By James H. s. McGregor. new Haven: yale university Press, 2015. 384 pp., $38.00, hardback, isBn 978-0-300-19746-4. James McGregor has written a cultural history of the Mediterranean which serves...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (4): 616–617.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of the eastern Mediterranean countryside from the third to the seventh century a.d. Combining numismatic, papyrological, literary, and archaeological material with an im? pressive command of comparative evidence, the author presents a compelling vision of late antique agriculture that differs dramatically from...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 543–544.
Published: 01 October 2010
... the Mediterranean coast from the Sinai Peninsula to southernAnatolia, extend ing toMesopotamia in theEast and embracing Cyprus to theWest. Although mainly concerned with the period between 300 and 700 CE, the book has plenty to offer those interested inearlier periods of classical antiquity. The firsttwo chapters...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (4): 544–545.
Published: 01 October 2010
...-956528-3. Michael Decker's monograph examines late antique agriculture in the Roman diocese of Oriens, an administrative unit stretching along the Mediterranean coast from the Sinai Peninsula to southernAnatolia, extend ing toMesopotamia in theEast and embracing Cyprus to theWest. Although mainly...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 498–500.
Published: 01 July 2020
... of Mediterranean pastoralism in the modern era. She ably introduces the generalist to the regional history of French forest administration. For scholars of the modern Mediterranean, Nomad s Land will serve as a culmination of recent developments in several subfields of environmental history, offering them...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... Carolina Press, 2004. 368 pp., $22.50, paperback, ISBN 0-8078-5538-3. This book is a major contribution to the discussion of the transfer of the sugar industry from the Mediterranean via the Atlantic islands to the Caribbean and the tropical coastlands of Brazil. The contributors, all experts...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 76–97.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., and additionallya, scatteredsettlementpatternprevailedand mostof the ruralpopulationlived in verysmall villages.7 79 AgriculturalHistory Winter Table 1. DifferenTtypesof Rural Societyand Regional Disparitiesin Industrializatiocnirca1950 A B CD E F North Castile-Leon EbroValley Mediterranean Southernplateau...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 274–275.
Published: 01 April 2018
... the topic overall in an engaging and straightforward manner. Chad Raymond Salve Regina University Mediterranean Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Change at Ancient Gordion. Gordion Special Studies VIII. By John M. Marston. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 274–275.
Published: 01 April 2013
.... Remnant stands of oak that are often today key markers of Napa were reliant on underground water sources that created opportunities for native species to thrive in a Mediterranean climate with a distinct dry season. That hydrology rests on a specific layout of alluvial fans and the resultant topography...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 273–274.
Published: 01 April 2013
... land today. Remnant stands of oak that are often today key markers of Napa were reliant on underground water sources that created opportunities for native species to thrive in a Mediterranean climate with a distinct dry season. That hydrology rests on a specific layout of alluvial fans...