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The new encyclopedia of Southern culture. Volume 8, Environment / Martin Melosi, volume editor ; Charles Reagan Wilson, general editor ; James G. Thomas Jr., managing editor ; Ann J. Abadie, associate editor

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Publication Info.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2007]
Publication Info.
©2007

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Description
1 online resource (xviii, 293 pages) : illustrations, maps
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Series
The new encyclopedia of Southern culture ; v. 8
New encyclopedia of Southern culture ; v. 8.
JSTOR purchased titles.
Note
One of a series of volumes that build upon the original 24 subject categories used in the Encyclopedia of Southern culture, originally published in 1989.
"Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents
Animals -- Aquatic life, freshwater -- Birds and birding -- Climate and weather -- Coastal marshes -- Dams -- Endangered species -- Energy use and development -- Environmental justice -- Environmental movements -- Flood control and drainage -- Forests -- Gardens and gardening -- Indians and the environment -- Insects -- Invasive and alien species (floral and faunal) -- Land use -- Marine environment, fish and fisheries -- Natural disasters -- Natural resources -- Naturalists -- Parks and recreation ares -- Plants -- Plant uses -- Pollution -- Reclamation and irrigation -- Rivers and lakes -- Roads and trails -- Shellfish -- Soil and soil conservation -- Streams and steamboats -- Swamps -- Tennessee Valley Authority -- Trees -- Water use -- Wetlands.
Air-conditioning -- Alligators and crocodiles -- Walter Inglis Anderson -- Appalachian coal region -- Appalachian Mountains -- Armadillo -- Assateague Island National Seashore -- Atchafalaya Basin Swamp -- John James Audubon -- Azaleas -- William Bartram -- Big Bend National Park -- Big Thicket -- Biscayne National Park -- Blue Ridge Mountains -- Cancer Alley (Louisiana) -- Cape Lookout National Seashore -- Catfish -- Chesapeake Bay -- Cumberland Island and Little Cumberland Island -- Cypress -- Dogwood, flowering -- Dry Tortugas -- Florida Everglades -- Florida Keys -- Florida panther -- Galveston Bay -- Great Smoky Mountains -- Guadalupe Mountains National Park -- Winslow Homer -- Hot Springs National Park -- Ivory-Billed Woodpecker -- Kudzu -- Lightwood -- Live Oak -- Magnolia -- Mammoth Cave National Park -- Mississippi River -- Mockingbird -- Benjamin Franklin Chavis Muhammad -- John Muir -- Natchez Trace -- Nuclear pollution -- Eugene P. Odum -- Offshore oil industry -- Oil pollution -- Okefenokee Swamp -- Opossum ("possum") -- Outer Banks -- Ozarks -- Padre Island National Seashore -- Palm trees -- Persimmon -- Red River Expedition -- Rio Grande -- Sassafras -- Shenandoah Valley -- Spanish moss -- Tellico Dam -- Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway -- Warren County, N.C. -- Wilson Dam.
Summary
New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture: Volume 8: Environment.
Note
Print version record.
Language
English.
Local Note
JSTOR
Subject
Southern States -- Environmental conditions -- Encyclopedias.
Environmental policy -- Southern States -- Encyclopedias.
Southern States -- Description and travel -- Encyclopedias.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Ecology. (OCoLC)fst00901476
Environmental policy. (OCoLC)fst00913250
Travel. (OCoLC)fst01155558
Southern States. (OCoLC)fst01244550
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Encyclopedias. (OCoLC)fst01423798
Encyclopedias.
Added Author
Melosi, Martin V., 1947- editor.
Wilson, Charles Reagan, editor.
Thomas, James G., Jr., editor.
Abadie, Ann J., editor.
University of Mississippi. Center for the Study of Southern Culture, sponsoring body.
Added Title
Environment
Encyclopedia of Southern culture.
Other Form:
Print version: Environment. 9780807831700 (DLC) 2007700134 (OCoLC)171056494
ISBN
9781469616605 (electronic bk.)
1469616602 (electronic bk.)
9781469616612
1469616610
9780807831700 (cloth ; v. 8 ; alk. paper)
0807831700 (cloth ; v. 8 ; alk. paper)
9780807858561 (paperback v. 8 ; alk. paper)
0807858560 (paperback v. 8 ; alk. paper)