Muscolino, Micah S.

The Ecology of War in China : Henan Province, the Yellow River, and Beyond, 1938-1950 - New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014. - 1 online resource (314 p.) - eBooks on Demand Studies in Environment and History . - Studies in Environment and History .

Cover; Half-title page; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Figures; Tables; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 A Militarized River: The 1938 Yellow River Flood and Its Aftermath ; 2 Stories of Survival: Refugee Migration and Ecological Adaptation ; 3 Military Metabolism and the Henan Famine of 1942-1943 ; 4 Against the Flow: Hydraulic Instability and Ecological Exhaustion ; 5 The Ecology of Displacement: Social and Environmental Effects of Refugee Migration ; 6 The Land Needs the People; the People Need the Land The Beginnings of Post-Conflict Recovery 7 Reconstruction and Revolution Conclusion; Glossary of Chinese Characters; Archives; Bibliography; Index

This book explores the interplay between war and the environment in Henan Province from 1938-50.

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Environmental degradation -- China -- Henan Sheng -- History -- 20th century.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- China -- Henan Sheng -- History -- 20th century.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- Environmental aspects -- China -- Henan Sheng.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- Environmental aspects -- China -- Yellow River.
Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- Refugees.


Electronic books.

DS793 .H5 M88 2015

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