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By Claudia Leal,John Soluri,José-Augusto Pádua

Though nonetheless a comparatively younger box, the examine of Latin American environmental historical past is not any longer in its infancy, because the contributions to this definitive quantity show. Bringing jointly 13 top specialists at the quarter, A residing Past deals up a transnational, thematically various survey of historic advancements because the 19th century. every one bankruptcy offers insightful, up to date syntheses of present scholarship on significant realms around the continent, exploring huge issues comparable to agriculture, wisdom creation, conservation, and mining that upload crucial context for the current ancient moment.

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