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Title War and the environment : military destruction in the modern age / edited by Charles E. Closmann

Publ Info College Station, Tex. : Texas A&M University Press, [2009]
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  TD195.W29 W37 2009    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  TD195.W29 W37 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 210 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; no. 125
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Landscapes of peace, environments of war / Charles Edwin Closmann -- The global environmental footprint of the U.S. military, 1789-2003 / J.R. McNeill and David S. Painter -- Wood for war: the legacy of human conflict on the Philippine forests, 1565-1946 / Greg Bankoff -- Devouring the land : Sherman's 1864-65 campaigns / Lisa M. Brady -- Environments of death : trench warfare on the western front 1914-18 / Dorothee Brantz -- Total war? administering Germany's environment in two world wars / Frank Uekötter -- World War II and the axis of disease : battling malaria in twentieth-century Italy / Marcus Hall -- Birds on the home front : wildlife conservation in the western United States during World War II / Robert Wilson -- Creating the natural fortress : landscape, resistance, and memory in the Vercors, France / Chris Pearson -- Wartime destruction and the postwar cityscape / Jeffry M. Diefendorf
LC subject War -- Environmental aspects -- History
Armed Forces -- Environmental aspects -- History
Postwar reconstruction -- Environmental aspects -- History
Add Author Closmann, Charles E. (Charles Edwin), 1957-
ISBN 9781603441155 (cloth : alk. paper)
1603441158 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603441698 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1603441697 (pbk. : alk. paper)