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Transforming New Orleans & Its Environs

Centuries Of Change (Pittsburgh Hist Urban Environ)

by Craig Colten

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of Pittsburgh Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology,
  • Local history,
  • Regional geography,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Louisiana,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History: American,
  • Central Southern states,
  • Nature,
  • Ecology,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • New Orleans Region

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8117392M
    ISBN 10082295740X
    ISBN 109780822957409

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Transforming New Orleans & Its Environs by Craig Colten Download PDF EPUB FB2

Human settlement of the Lower Mississippi River Valley—especially in New Orleans, the region’s largest metropolis—has produced profound and dramatic environmental change.

From prehistoric midden building to late-twentieth century industrial pollution, Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs traces through history the impact of human activity upon the environment of this Cited by: From prehistoric midden building to late-twentieth century industrial pollution, Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs traces through history the impact of human activity upon the environment of this fascinating and unpredictable region.

Human settlement of the Lower Mississippi River Valley—especially in New Orleans, the region’s largest metropolis—has produced profound and dramatic environmental change. From prehistoric midden building to late-twentieth century industrial pollution, Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs traces through history the impact of human activity upon the environment of this fascinating and Price: $ Transforming New Orleans & Its Environs.

Book Description: Human settlement of the Lower Mississippi River Valley-especially in New Orleans, the region's largest metropolis-has produced profound and dramatic environmental change. From prehistoric midden building to late-twentieth century industrial pollution, Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs traces through history the impact of.

Transforming New Orleans & Its Environs: Centuries Of Change [Craig Colten]. Human settlement of the Lower Mississippi River Valley—especially in New Orleans, the region’s largest metropolis—has produced profound and dramatic environmental change.

FrAuthor: Craig Colten. Transforming New Orleans and its environs. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Transforming New Orleans and its environs.

Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Transforming New Orleans and its environs. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, © Making the city inevitable: Native Americans and the geography of New Orleans / Tristram R. Kidder ; Impenetrable but easy: the French transformation of the lower Mississippi Valley and the founding of New Orleans / Christopher Morris --Part 2: Environment.

The electronic version of this book has been prepared by scanning TIFF dpi bitonal images of the pages of the text. Original source: Transforming New Orleans and its environs: centuries of. Transforming New Orleans and its environs: centuries of change / Bibliographic Details; Other Authors: Colten, Craig E.

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Transforming the lower Mississippi River Valley / Craig E. Colten -- Making the city inevitable: Native Americans and the geography of New Orleans / Tristram R. Kidder -- Impenetrable but easy: the French transformation of the lower Mississippi Valley and the founding of New Orleans / Christopher Morris -- Forests and other river perils / Ari Kelman -- Subduing nature through engineering.

to-read (8 people), currently-reading (1 person), nola (1 person), urban-history-culture (1 person), environmental-history (1 person), coastal-erosion (1. Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs should be of interest to anyone interested in the area's LOUISIANA HISTORY number of high-quality maps, drawings, photographs, and data tables compliment the text.

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Craig E. Colten traces engineered modifications to New Orleans's natural environment from to and demonstrates that, though all cities must contend with their physical settings, New.

Abstract. Collections of essays, even those organized around a common general theme, do not always cohere. That, emphatically, is not the case with respect to the essays in Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs: Centuries of Change, which originated in a conference on the impact of human settlement and activity on the Lower Mississippi Valley.

Center for American Places, - Architecture - pages 0 Reviews In his now classic work of historical geography, published inLewis traces the rise and expansion of New Orleans through.

Craig E. Colten is the author of An Unnatural Metropolis ( avg rating, 63 ratings, 8 reviews, published ), Transforming New Orleans Its Environs /5(12).

Todd Shallat. In the Wake of Hurricane Betsy. Chapter 8 In: Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs.

Craig E. Colten, editor University of Pittsburg Press. Pp. His previous books include The American Environment, The Road to Love Canal, Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs, and Louisiana Geography.

Craig E. Colten is the Carl O. Sauer Professor of Geography at Louisiana State s: 6. Transforming New Orleans and Its Environs: Centuries of Change Craig E. Colten, editor ISBN X (paper) ISBN (paper) University of Pittsburgh Press, S. Tremé: Race and Place in a New Orleans Neighborhood Michael E.

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