How to control household pests in a more environmentally friendly way.
A chilling, fast-moving study of the nuclear weapons plant in the Denver suburbs, told through the experiences of managers, workers, activists, and neighbors who were all so deeply affected by the hazardous plant.
Subjects: HistoryAmerican WestEnvironment
Poems of modern day survival, set in Los Angeles.
Presents a new agenda for study of the strikingly diverse shrub and grassland ecosystems of the U.S./Mexico border.
A history of the Salton Sea, which has become a prophetic story of mounting environmental crises that impinge on the water supply of southern California's sixteen million people.
Subjects: American StudiesAmerican WestEnvironmentGeographyHistoryPhotography
Personal and historical meditations explore the human and natural history of the large expanse of land the Navajos once named the Horizontal Yellow.
Provocative essays explore how ideas about human nature inform or shape human understanding of nature and the environment.
A history of the national parks in Alaska and how they protect the natural ecosystems while allowing certain populations to use the parks to maintain their cultural traditions.
Subjects: American IndiansAmerican WestEnvironmentHistory
Elegantly assembles the environmental, social, cultural, political, and economic history of the Great Plains in the 19th century.
Subjects: American IndiansAmerican WestEnvironmentGeographyHistory
First published in 1990 and now available only from University of New Mexico Press, this volume collects twenty-six of Aldo Leopold's little-known essays and articles published between 1915 and 1948.
Subjects: American StudiesAmerican WestEnvironmentWestern HistoryVSM20Literature