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Markets, Merchants, and Manufacturers

Brooks Blevins

in A History of the Ozarks, Volume 1: The Old Ozarks

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041914
eISBN:
9780252050602
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041914.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Chapter 5 presents a side of the antebellum Ozark experience often overlooked in the popular imagination. Connecting the Ozarks to broader national markets were country mercantiles and small-town ... More


Hard Times for Hardrock

James K. Agee

in Steward's Fork: A Sustainable Future for the Klamath Mountains

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251250
eISBN:
9780520933798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251250.003.0014
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter discusses the policies for regulating mining operations of hardrock minerals in the Klamath region. It describes the Hardrock Act, the law that regulated the mining of hardrock minerals ... More


Sustaining Lake Superior: An Extraordinary Lake in a Changing World

Nancy Langston

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300212983
eISBN:
9780300231663
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300212983.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Nature

Sustaining Lake Superior asks, What can we learn from the conservation recoveries of Lake Superior over the past century as we face new challenges of persistent pollutants that are mobilizing with ... More


‘Cette rage de défricher’: The Battle Over the Rural Environment, 1790–1800

Peter McPhee

in Revolution and Environment in Southern France: Peasants, Lords, and Murder in the Corbières 1780–1830

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207177
eISBN:
9780191677533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207177.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the Corbières communes' battle for rural rights during the period from 1790 to 1800. After 1789, the prohibition on the clearing of garrigues areas were removed and by October ... More


The Rhythms of Change and Devastation: Colonial Capitalism and the World of the Socially Excluded, c. 1800–1920

Biswamoy Pati

in Tribals and Dalits in Orissa: Towards a Social History of Exclusion, c. 1800-1950

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780199489404
eISBN:
9780199094592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199489404.003.0002
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

This chapter discusses the process of the introduction of ‘colonial capitalism’ in Orissa, with a specific focus on three areas: the coastal, pilgrimage centre of Puri and the two princely states of ... More


The Variety of Villa Production: From Agriculture to Aquaculture

Annalisa Marzano

in Ownership and Exploitation of Land and Natural Resources in the Roman World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198728924
eISBN:
9780191795831
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728924.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, World History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter discusses examples of production and economic activities, other than animal husbandry and the cultivation of cash crops, which took place on villa estates. These production activities ... More


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