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Author Kreike, Emmanuel, 1959-
Title Re-creating Eden : land use, environment, and society in southern Angola and northern Namibia / Emmanuel Kreike
Imprint Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, c2004
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  HD1000 K92 2004    AVAILABLE    30530000800037
Descript x, 293 p. : maps ; 25 cm
Series Social history of Africa, 1099-8098
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-285) and index
Introduction : colonial conquest, colonial rule, and socioenvironmental history -- King Haudanu's ponds : environment and society in the middle and northern floodplain, 1879-1896 -- Making wilderness : pestilence, colonial conquest, and famine, 1897-1915 -- The divide : colonial pacification, borders, and population flight, 1916-1930 -- Migrant labor : investing in socioenvironmental recovery, 1900-1960 -- Millet and marriage : domesticating the middle floodplain wilderness, 1930-1960 -- A land without flies : the frontier beyond the floodplain, 1930-1960 -- The search for wilderness : cattle posts, cattle trails, and the colonial border, 1930-1960
Subject Land tenure -- Environmental aspects -- Angola
Land tenure -- Environmental aspects -- Namibia
Land use, Rural -- Environmental aspects -- Angola
Land use, Rural -- Environmental aspects -- Namibia
Human settlements -- Angola -- History
Human settlements -- Namibia -- History
Conservation of natural resources -- Angola -- History
Conservation of natural resources -- Namibia -- History
Angola -- Social conditions -- History
Namibia -- Social conditions -- History
Sustainable development -- Angola -- History
Sustainable development -- Namibia -- History
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