Environment and Empire

Author(s): 
Beinart, William
Author(s): 
Hughes, Lotte
ISBN: 
9780199562510
Date published: 
April 2009
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

Environment and Empire uncovers the fascinating interaction between people and the elements in very different British colonies throughout the world. Providing a rich overview of socio-environmental change, driven by imperial forces, this fascinating new study examines a key global historical process of the last 500 years.