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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Noia Reinhardt Agricultural Research, Livelihoods, and Poverty: Studies of Economic and Social Impact in Six Countries . Michelle Adato and Ruth Meinzen-Dick . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 AgriculturHalistory Winter toyearand evenfrombottleto bottlea,s...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Frederic Aparisi Romero The Valley of the Six Mosques: Work and Life in Medieval Valldigna . By Ferran Garcia-Oliver . Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols , 2012 . 331 pp., €90.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-2-503-53130-4 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2014 2014 Book Reviews Europe...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (4): 540–559.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Geoff Cunfer Abstract In 1936–1937 the US Soil Conservation Service conducted a reconnaissance survey of the Dust Bowl, the area of worst wind erosion on the southern Great Plains. Providing farm-level detail and covering twenty-six counties in five states—some twenty-seven million acres or forty...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 522–549.
Published: 01 October 2007
...John Majewski; Viken Tchakerian Abstract Farmers and planters in the antebellum South held large tracts of unimproved land because they practiced shifting cultivation. Southern cultivators burned tracts of forest growth to quickly release nutrients into the soil. After five or six years, when...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 321–346.
Published: 01 July 2005
... successful effort to integrate almost six hundred thousand refugees into its agricultural labor market. The author further evaluates how Greece preempted the potential radicalization of the refugee vote through reform, repression, and the involvement of refugees in the hierarchical Greek political system...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (3): 622–623.
Published: 01 July 2002
.... 310 pp., $45.00, hardback, ISBN 0-81391995-9. Six ofthe twelve Southern Agrarians who took their stand in 1930 to criticize a nation that elevated industrial progress over spiritual values continued to voice their opinions during the years of the New Deal. Their writings have been collected...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 336–357.
Published: 01 July 2015
... calculated the approximate size of the transaction applying a ratio of seven hundred sous per 3.3 hectares to the six-thousand-sous value attributed to the inheritance. This sum included the farmhouse. Dyer , An Age of Transition , 194 – 210 ; Dyer , “A Suffolk Farmer in the Fifteenth Century...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2021
...David B. Danbom © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 In Memoriam: Hiram Drache, August 18, 1924 October 17, 2020 Hiram Hi Drache, longtime member of the Agricultural History Society, died in Moorhead, Minnesota, on October 17, 2020 at age ninety-six. Drache was born in the village...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 420–452.
Published: 01 July 2003
... quality, assessed values, transfers of land titles, and land mortgages from Dane County records in addition to the Chat? tel Mortgage Record of the town of Springdale?not all of which was relevant to the objectives of this article.8 Settlers began to move into Township Six North of the Wisconsin Base Line...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 147–172.
Published: 01 April 2005
... and the American Revolution, calls the "six major categories" of evidence for consumer behavior. Yet they shed important light on buying patterns and economic activities; what rural families purchased says much about their lives and culture. As it happens, not one of the account books used here documents chocolate...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (3): 620–622.
Published: 01 July 2002
.... Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2001. 310 pp., $45.00, hardback, ISBN 0-81391995-9. Six ofthe twelve Southern Agrarians who took their stand in 1930 to criticize a nation that elevated industrial progress over spiritual values continued to voice their opinions during the years of the New Deal...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (4): 617–619.
Published: 01 October 2003
... treatment of the Roman monetary system, will challenge those unfamiliar with Roman numismatics (and probably disturb a number of numismatists as well). Chapters five and six, which chart the fortunes of the aristocracy over the course of five hundred years, are also rather heavy going. Readers unfa? miliar...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 744–750.
Published: 01 October 2019
... by organizing them into six parts. Parts One and Two feature seven pieces with a broad geographic or theoretical scope, while essays in Parts Three, Four, Five, and Six examine topics more narrowly defined. All of the authors are established scholars, and the topics they present are not necessarily new...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 January 2021
.... Robichaud contends that SPCA attention to animal suffering often obscured and exacerbated human suffering. In the third part of the book Robichaud turns to animal entertainment. In Chapter Six, he chronicles popular museum exhibits and traveling shows intended to offer mid-nineteenth-century city-dwellers...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 565–566.
Published: 01 October 2013
..., ISBN 978-0-415-64308-5. Ecology and Power, a collaboration among twenty-six social scientists from Sweden, the United States, and Taiwan, takes readers on a whirlwind tour of recent developments in environmental sociology and human ecology. The volume s twenty-two brief chapters averaging only twelve...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in the US A Masters Championships in Baton Rouge. Four days be? fore he died, Horner Socolofsky submitted his registration fee for a senior track and field meet scheduled later that month. He is survived by Penny, his wife of nearly fifty-nine years, six children, twelve grandchildren, and six great...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of integration with the market by examining the records of one Russian village, Voshchazhnikovo, located two hundred fifty kilometers northeast of Moscow. After setting out her theoretical approach in the 133 Agricultural History Winter first two chapters, Dennison dedicates the next six to demonstrating how...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (3): 536–537.
Published: 01 July 2021
... and wide-ranging in topics, periods, and methodology. They do not claim this book to be comprehensive or definitive but intend it to suggest and encourage further scholarship in envirotech. The book has six topical chapters that bridge time periods and places, organized around five concepts and arguments...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 543–544.
Published: 01 October 2008
... of these instances were small, such as an incorrect name of an organization. Others were more substantive. For ex ample, Holthaus writes, "If the numbers from theUSDA that indicate that we are losing farms six times faster under NAFTA than we did before NAFTA are even half right, those policies are having the same...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (2): 316–317.
Published: 01 April 2015
... by 1900 are the theme of Chapter Six. Chapter Seven investigates the information exchange at district meetings, stock sales, competitions, and exhibitions. Holland concludes that farmers learned to match pasture plants and livestock to diverse local conditions and to manage their farms as environmental...