Caroline Ford is professor of history at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is author of Divided Houses: Religion and Gender in Modern France (Ithaca, NY, 2005) and of “Reforestation, Landscape Conservation, and Anxieties of Empire in French Colonial Algeria,” American Historical Review 113 (2008): 341–62. Tamara L. Whited is associate professor of history at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She is author of Forests and Peasant Politics in Modern France (New Haven, CT, 2000) and principal author of Northern Europe: An Environmental History (Santa Barbara, CA, 2005).
Research Article|August 01 2009