'We gain, overall, an impression of a scholar, not a tourist, who has presented a coherent story which is also good to read ... [an] admirable and intellectually adventurous book.'
- The Holocene'This reviewer enthusiastically appplauds Hughes's interpretive work on human history from an ecological perspective.'
- The Historian
About the Author
J. Donald Hughes is John Evans Professor in the Department of History at the University of Denver, USA