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The Resource Farming across borders : a transnational history of the North American West, edited by Sterling Evans

Farming across borders : a transnational history of the North American West, edited by Sterling Evans

Label
Farming across borders : a transnational history of the North American West
Title
Farming across borders
Title remainder
a transnational history of the North American West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sterling Evans
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
Dewey number
338.1097
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Evans, Sterling
Series statement
Connecting the greater west
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Agriculture
  • Canada, Western
  • Mexico, North
  • North America
  • Pacific Northwest
  • United States, West
Label
Farming across borders : a transnational history of the North American West, edited by Sterling Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : transnational agricultural history in the North American West / Sterling Evans -- Part I. Agricultural connections across North America. Dependent harvests : grain production on the American and Canadian plains and the double dependency with Mexico, 1880-1950 / Sterling Evans -- Meat in the middle : converging borderlands in the US Midwest, 1865-1900 / Kristin Hoganson -- Little Liberia : the African-American agricultural colony in Baja California / Laura Hooton -- Part II. Commodity histories in the borderlands. Breaking sod or breaking even? : flax on the northern Great Plains and prairies, 1889-1930 / Joshua D. MacFadyen -- Colonizing the borderlands : citriculture and boosterism in Texas's Lower Rio Grande Valley, 1910-1930 / Tim Bowman -- Red and green on the border : the nature and technology of southern New Mexico's chile peppers / Todd Meyers -- Baja and beyond : toward an environmental and trans-regional history of the tomato industry of Baja California / Sterling Evans -- Part III. A sense of place for ranching and farming in the North American borderlands. Disturbed belt or rancher's paradise? : frontier exploration and place-making in a western Canadian-American borderland / Peter S. Morris -- Croplands and pastures : local agricultural landscape evolution on the transnational northern Great Plains, 1935-2006 / Andrew Dunlop -- Ranching across borders : the making of a transnational cattle industry in the Texas-Mexico borderlands, 1749-1945 / Alicia Dewey --
  • Part IV. Agricultural labor in the US-Mexico borderlands. Pecan shelling and its discontents : migrant industrialization in Depression-era San Antonio / John Weber -- From the golden age of cotton to sorghum : Mexican women's labor in agro-industries along the Texas-Tamaulipas borderlands / Sonia Hernández -- The betabeleras of Western Nebraska : gender, labor, and the beet sugar industry / Tisa M. Anders and Rosa Elia Cobos -- Días de descanso : reassessing the social history of los braceros and the transformative role of migration / Matt Caire-Pérez -- Part V. Agricultural labor in the US-Canada borderlands. Picking, posing, and performing : Puget Sound hop fields and income for aboriginal workers / Paige Raibmon -- "We are tied together . . . in a hundred different ways" : farmers and farm organizations across the forty-ninth parallel, 1905-1915 / Jason McCollom -- "Done for another year" : the resilience of Canadian custom harvesters on the North American plains / Thomas D. Isern and Suzzanne Kelley -- Part VI. Agriculture and transborder water issues. "There may be bloodshed" : the US Reclamation Service, localism, and water conflicts in the Montana-Alberta borderlands, 1900-1910 / Anthony E. Carlson -- The liquid frontier : water and sustainable development on the US-Mexico border / Stephen P. Mumme -- Afterword : NAFTA, agriculture, and the greater west / Sterling Evans
Control code
ocn984512070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 460 pages
Isbn
9781623495688
Lccn
2017014054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)984512070
Label
Farming across borders : a transnational history of the North American West, edited by Sterling Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : transnational agricultural history in the North American West / Sterling Evans -- Part I. Agricultural connections across North America. Dependent harvests : grain production on the American and Canadian plains and the double dependency with Mexico, 1880-1950 / Sterling Evans -- Meat in the middle : converging borderlands in the US Midwest, 1865-1900 / Kristin Hoganson -- Little Liberia : the African-American agricultural colony in Baja California / Laura Hooton -- Part II. Commodity histories in the borderlands. Breaking sod or breaking even? : flax on the northern Great Plains and prairies, 1889-1930 / Joshua D. MacFadyen -- Colonizing the borderlands : citriculture and boosterism in Texas's Lower Rio Grande Valley, 1910-1930 / Tim Bowman -- Red and green on the border : the nature and technology of southern New Mexico's chile peppers / Todd Meyers -- Baja and beyond : toward an environmental and trans-regional history of the tomato industry of Baja California / Sterling Evans -- Part III. A sense of place for ranching and farming in the North American borderlands. Disturbed belt or rancher's paradise? : frontier exploration and place-making in a western Canadian-American borderland / Peter S. Morris -- Croplands and pastures : local agricultural landscape evolution on the transnational northern Great Plains, 1935-2006 / Andrew Dunlop -- Ranching across borders : the making of a transnational cattle industry in the Texas-Mexico borderlands, 1749-1945 / Alicia Dewey --
  • Part IV. Agricultural labor in the US-Mexico borderlands. Pecan shelling and its discontents : migrant industrialization in Depression-era San Antonio / John Weber -- From the golden age of cotton to sorghum : Mexican women's labor in agro-industries along the Texas-Tamaulipas borderlands / Sonia Hernández -- The betabeleras of Western Nebraska : gender, labor, and the beet sugar industry / Tisa M. Anders and Rosa Elia Cobos -- Días de descanso : reassessing the social history of los braceros and the transformative role of migration / Matt Caire-Pérez -- Part V. Agricultural labor in the US-Canada borderlands. Picking, posing, and performing : Puget Sound hop fields and income for aboriginal workers / Paige Raibmon -- "We are tied together . . . in a hundred different ways" : farmers and farm organizations across the forty-ninth parallel, 1905-1915 / Jason McCollom -- "Done for another year" : the resilience of Canadian custom harvesters on the North American plains / Thomas D. Isern and Suzzanne Kelley -- Part VI. Agriculture and transborder water issues. "There may be bloodshed" : the US Reclamation Service, localism, and water conflicts in the Montana-Alberta borderlands, 1900-1910 / Anthony E. Carlson -- The liquid frontier : water and sustainable development on the US-Mexico border / Stephen P. Mumme -- Afterword : NAFTA, agriculture, and the greater west / Sterling Evans
Control code
ocn984512070
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 460 pages
Isbn
9781623495688
Lccn
2017014054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)984512070

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