Mining North America : an environmental history since 1522 / edited by J.R. McNeill and George Vrtis.
Contributor(s): McNeill, John Robert [editor] | Vrtis, George [editor].Material type: BookPublisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press, c2017Description: xii, 443 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 centimetres.Content type: text | still image | cartographic image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780520279162; 9780520279179.Subject(s): Mineral industries -- Environmental aspects -- North America -- History | Mineral industries -- North America -- History
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"The idea for this book emerged during a workshop titled "History Underground: Environmental Perspectives on Mining", held at the Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society in Munich, Germany, during the summer of 2011."--Page xi.
Includes bibliographical references and index.