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The Resource Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers, Paul E. Little

Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers, Paul E. Little

Label
Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers
Title
Amazonia
Title remainder
territorial struggles on perennial frontiers
Statement of responsibility
Paul E. Little
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text chronicles centuries of territorial disputes in Amazonia. It describes the factors that have created two unique biophysical and political environments at opposite ends of the rain forest
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Little, Paul E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Center books in natural history
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  • Human ecology
  • Amazon River Valley
  • Human ecology
  • Human ecology
  • Jari River Valley (Amapá and Pará, Brazil)
  • Aguarico River Valley (Ecuador)
Label
Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers, Paul E. Little
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index
Contents
Invading indigenous homelands : historical frontiers in Amazonia to 1950 -- Taming the jungle : development cosmographies in Amazonia, 1945-1990 -- Saving the rainforest : environmental cosmographies in Amazonia, 1970, 1999 -- Disputing territorial claims : contemporary frontiers in Amazonia, the 1990s -- Conclusion : Amazonian territoriality today
Control code
ocm45575557
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 298 p.
Isbn
9780801866616
Lccn
00011507
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Amazonia : territorial struggles on perennial frontiers, Paul E. Little
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-280) and index
Contents
Invading indigenous homelands : historical frontiers in Amazonia to 1950 -- Taming the jungle : development cosmographies in Amazonia, 1945-1990 -- Saving the rainforest : environmental cosmographies in Amazonia, 1970, 1999 -- Disputing territorial claims : contemporary frontiers in Amazonia, the 1990s -- Conclusion : Amazonian territoriality today
Control code
ocm45575557
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 298 p.
Isbn
9780801866616
Lccn
00011507
Other physical details
ill.

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