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Atomic Age America
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Atomic Age America looks at the broad influence of atomic energy¿focusing particularly on nuclear...

The New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 8: Environment

From semitropical coastal areas to high mountain terrain, from swampy lowlands to modern cities, the...

Garbage In The Cities: Refuse Reform and the Environment

Garbage In The Cities

Refuse Reform and the Environment

As recently as the 1880s, most American cities had no effective means of collecting and removing the...

Precious Commodity: Providing Water for America’s Cities

Precious Commodity

Providing Water for America’s Cities

As an essential resource, water has been the object of warfare, political wrangling, and individual...

The Sanitary City: Environmental Services in Urban America from Colonial Times to the Present

The Sanitary City

Environmental Services in Urban America from Colonial Times to the Present

Immersed in their on-demand, highly consumptive, and disposable lifestyles, most urban Americans...

Energy Metropolis: An Environmental History of Houston and the Gulf Coast

Energy Metropolis

An Environmental History of Houston and the Gulf Coast

Houston's meteoric rise from a bayou trading post to the world's leading oil supplier owes much to...

Energy Capitals: Local Impact, Global Influence

Energy Capitals

Local Impact, Global Influence

Fossil fuels propelled industries and nations into the modern age and continue to powerfully...