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The Resource A plague of sheep : environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico, Elinor G.K. Melville

A plague of sheep : environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico, Elinor G.K. Melville

Label
A plague of sheep : environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico
Title
A plague of sheep
Title remainder
environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Elinor G.K. Melville
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a book about the biological conquest of the New World, taking as a case study in the sixteenth-century introduction of sheep into the Valle del Mezquital in the central Mexican highlands
Member of
Cataloging source
JG0
Dewey number
304.2/7/097246/09031
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SF375.5.M6
LC item number
M45 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in environment and history
Label
A plague of sheep : environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico, Elinor G.K. Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Alien landscapes -- The Australian experience -- The Mexican case -- The conquest process -- The colonial regime
Control code
237102163
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 203 pages
Isbn
9780521574488
Lccn
93010662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 2 notecards listing pages marked with post-it notes. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)237102163
Label
A plague of sheep : environmental consequences of the conquest of Mexico, Elinor G.K. Melville
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-196) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Alien landscapes -- The Australian experience -- The Mexican case -- The conquest process -- The colonial regime
Control code
237102163
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xiii, 203 pages
Isbn
9780521574488
Lccn
93010662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Items laid in: 2 notecards listing pages marked with post-it notes. Paperbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)237102163

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