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Natural Premises: Ecology and Peasant Life in the Western Himalaya, 1800-1950

Out of Print

By: Chetan Singh

288 pages, Illus, maps

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Apr 1998 | #74299 | ISBN: 0195642767
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Discusses the interaction between environment, economy, and society in a major part of the Western Himalaya. It reveals the pervasive influence of ecology on virtually every aspect of human activity in the region, and describes how numerous factors converged to sustain life in the Himalayan countryside.

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