The Resource Tigers, rice, silk, and silt : environment and economy in late imperial south China, Robert B. Marks

Tigers, rice, silk, and silt : environment and economy in late imperial south China, Robert B. Marks

Label
Tigers, rice, silk, and silt : environment and economy in late imperial south China
Title
Tigers, rice, silk, and silt
Title remainder
environment and economy in late imperial south China
Statement of responsibility
Robert B. Marks
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.73/0951/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC427.6
LC item number
.M37 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in environment and history
Label
Tigers, rice, silk, and silt : environment and economy in late imperial south China, Robert B. Marks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 346-370) and index
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  • net
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
Firs and pines a hundred spans round: the natural environment of Lingnan -- All deeply forested and wild places are not malarious: human settlement and ecological change, 2-1400 AD -- Agriculture is the foundation: economic recovery and development in the Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644 -- All the people have fled: war and the environment in the mid-17th century crisis, 1644-1683 -- Rich households compete to build ships: overseas trade and economic revival -- It never used to snow: climate change and agricultural productivity -- There is only a certain amount of grain produced: the role of the state in the food supply system -- Trade in rice is brisk: market integration and the environment -- Population increases daily, but the land does not: the story of land clearance in the 18th century -- People said that extinction was not possible: the ecological consequences of land clearance
Control code
ocm52560760
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 383 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521591775
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl144738
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21986113
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52560760
  • acaebk0511008260

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