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Published: 30 May 2019

280 Pages | 7 halftones


ISBN: 9780190055516

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A Temperate Empire

Making Climate Change in Early America

Anya Zilberstein

  • Historicizes ideas about human-made climate change.
  • Connects the history of climate to the territorial expansion and the prosperity of empire.
  • Draw on sources from the British North American colonies of Nova Scotia and New England, with references to other parts of the British Empire.