Larding the Lean Earth: Soil and Society in Nineteenth-Century America - Stoll, Steven

A major history of early Americans' ideas about conservation Fifty years after the American Revolution, the yeoman farmers who made up a large part of the new country's voters faced a crisis. The very soil of American farms seemed to be failing, and agricultural prosperity, upon which the Republic was founded, was threatened. Steven Stoll's ...

Larding the Lean Earth: Soil and Society in Nineteenth-Century America 2003, Hill & Wang, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780809064304

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Larding the Lean Earth: Soil and Society in Nineteenth-Century America 2002, Hill & Wang, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780809064311

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