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The Ecology of War in China : Henan Province, the Yellow River, and Beyond, 1938-1950

By: Muscolino, Micah S.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Studies in Environment and History: Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014Description: 1 online resource (314 p.).ISBN: 9781316208113.Subject(s): 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 -- RefugeesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Ecology of War in China : Henan Province, the Yellow River, and Beyond, 1938–1950DDC classification: 940.53 | 940.531 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
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
Summary: This book explores the interplay between war and the environment in Henan Province from 1938-50.
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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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