A Landscape Transformed: The Ironmaking District of Salisbury, Connecticut
Oxford University Press, 14. des. 2000 - 176 sider
This book examines the industrial ecology of 200 years of ironmaking with renewal energy resources in northwestern Connecticut. It focuses on the cultural context of people's decisions about technology and the environment, and the gradual transition they effected in their land from industrial landscape to pastoral countryside.
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Industrial Ecology in Historical Perspective
Environment Technology and Community in Salisbury
The Challenge of New Markets and Techniques
Retreat from Progress
A Landscape Transformed
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