Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Environmental History of Latin America - 07 edition

Environmental History of Latin America (ISBN10: 0521612985; ISBN13: 9780521612982)
ISBN13: 978-0521612982
ISBN10: 0521612985

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0521848534
ISBN10: 0521848539

Summary: A narration of the mutually mortal historical contest between humans and nature in Latin America. Covering a period that begins with Amerindian civilizations and concludes in the region's present urban agglomerations, the work offers an original synthesis of the current scholarship on Latin America's environmental history and argues that tropical nature played a central role in shaping the region's historical development. Human attitudes, populations, and appetites, ...show morefrom Aztec cannibalism to more contemporary forms of conspicuous consumption, figure prominently in the story. However, characters such as hookworms, whales, hurricanes, bananas, dirt, butterflies, guano, and fungi make more than cameo appearances. Recent scholarship has overturned many of our egocentric assumptions about humanity's role in history. Seeing Latin America's environmental past from the perspective of many centuries illustrates that human civilizations, ancient and modern, have been simultaneously more powerful and more vulnerable than previously thought.
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 07
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Published: 08/27/2007
International: No



List Price: $28.99
Used $16.46
$8.23 after Buyback
Used
Save $12.53 (43%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 12 hours and 7 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
  • Sell back
    to us by
  • Guaranteed
    Cash Back
  • Book cost
    after Buyback
  • Jun 30, 2015
  • $8.23
  • $8.23
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $10.89

33 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Environmental History of Latin America
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (33)  |  New (8)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (7)  |  Good (13)  |  Acceptable (3)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$16.46
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Your cost after Guaranteed Cash Back: $8.23! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$25.27
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$10.89
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Tacoma Goodwill
Tacoma, WA
Seller Rating: 4.8
All pages are intact, and the spine and cover are also intact. May have some usage wear, missing or damaged dust jacket, stickers, cover creases, bumped corners, bent pages, remainder mark, previous o ...show morewner label or name, inscription, notes, underlining and/or highlighting. Text only; no CDs, InfoTrac, Access Codes, Activation Keys, or other inclusions, unless otherwise noted. ...show less
$11.56
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Colloquium Bookstore
San Marcos, TX
Seller Rating: 4.59
2007 Paperback Good Satisfaction Guaranteed! PLEASE NOTE: Used books may not include CDs, software, online access codes or other peripherals. Used items have varying degrees of wear, highlighting, ...show more etc. and may not include supplements such as infotrac, CD-ROMS or other web access codes. We always ship best available copy. Orders are processed Monday thru Friday. Please contact with any specific questions. ...show less
$17.41
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
txtbroker
Murfreesboro, TN
Seller Rating: 4.49
BOOK ONLY! BOOK ONLY 1st Edition. Used - Good. Used books do not include online codes or other supplements unless noted. Choose EXPEDITED shipping for faster delivery! h
$17.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Mahler Books TX
Pflugerville, TX
Seller Rating: 4.87
2007 Paperback Good 0521612985. This book is in good condition only; college store stickers on wraps. The book has some shelfwear. Some sparse underlined passages: most pages are clean. Solid study ...show moreor reading copy but not for collectors.; New Approaches to the Americas; 8.90 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 272 pages. ...show less
$21.42
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Magers&Quinn
Minneapolis, MN
Seller Rating: 4.8
Includes everything it's supposed to include. Light to moderate shelf wear.
$25.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.62
Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$26.69
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$26.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Big Planet Books
Burbank, CA
Seller Rating: 3.5
2007-08-27 Paperback Good Expedited shipping is available for this item!
$26.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Big Planet Books
Burbank, CA
Seller Rating: 3.5
2007-08-27 Paperback Good Expedited shipping is available for this item!
$27.84
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
EuroBooks
Horcott Rd, Fairford,
Seller Rating: 4.41
New Book. Shipped from UK within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close