Environmental Studies

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Grass Roots

A History of Cannabis in the American West

Oregon State University Press

Legal or not, marijuana cultivation has long had an impact on the environment and economy of the American West.

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The Nature of Spectacle

On Images, Money, and Conserving Capitalism

The University of Arizona Press, University of Arizona Press
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Bike Boom

The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling

Island Press
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Smell Detectives

An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America

University of Washington Press
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West Ham and the River Lea

A Social and Environmental History of London’s Industrialized Marshland, 1839–1914

UBC Press

This original account of industrial London’s expansion into West Ham’s suburban marshlands highlights how pollution, poverty, and water shortages fuelled social democracy in Greater London.

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Alberta's Lower Athabasca Basin

Archaeology and Palaeoenvironments

Athabasca University Press

Contributors discuss and explore the unique record of prehistoric landscape use revealed by development in the lower Athabasca Basin.

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