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The Resource Guano and the opening of the Pacific world : a global ecological history, Gregory T. Cushman

Guano and the opening of the Pacific world : a global ecological history, Gregory T. Cushman

Label
Guano and the opening of the Pacific world : a global ecological history
Title
Guano and the opening of the Pacific world
Title remainder
a global ecological history
Statement of responsibility
Gregory T. Cushman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book traces the history of bird guano, demonstrating how this unique commodity helped unite the Pacific Basin with the industrialized world
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cushman, Gregory T.
Dewey number
631.8/660985
Index
index present
LC call number
S649
LC item number
.C85 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in environment and history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guano
  • Peru
  • Guano industry
  • Pacific Area
  • Pacific Area
  • Guano
  • Guano
  • Phosphate industry
  • Human ecology
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Commerce
  • Ecology
  • Guano
  • Guano industry
  • Human ecology
  • Phosphate industry
  • Pacific Area
  • Peru
  • Guano
  • Guanohandel
  • Phosphatindustrie
  • Peru
  • Pazifischer Raum
  • Pérou
  • Pacifique (bassin)
Label
Guano and the opening of the Pacific world : a global ecological history, Gregory T. Cushman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Guano Age -- Neo-Ecological Imperialism -- Where Is Banaba? -- Conservation and the Technocratic Ideal -- The Most Valuable Birds in the World -- When the Japanese Came to Dinner -- The Road to Survival -- Guano & the Blue Revolution
Control code
827276047
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 392 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107306288
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827276047
Label
Guano and the opening of the Pacific world : a global ecological history, Gregory T. Cushman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- The Guano Age -- Neo-Ecological Imperialism -- Where Is Banaba? -- Conservation and the Technocratic Ideal -- The Most Valuable Birds in the World -- When the Japanese Came to Dinner -- The Road to Survival -- Guano & the Blue Revolution
Control code
827276047
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 392 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781107306288
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827276047

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