This delta, this land : an environmental history of the Yazoo-Mississippi floodplain [E-Book] / Mikko Saikku.
Saikku, Mikko.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, c2005
xvii, 373 pages : illustrations, maps.
englisch
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Table of Contents:
  • Environmental history and the Yazoo-Mississippi floodplain
  • A true ecological complex
  • Enter Homo sapiens
  • The creation of a cotton kingdom
  • Taming the rivers
  • Bounties of the bottomland
  • A transformed landscape.