A visitor's companion to New York's Letchworth State Park, richly illustrated with ninety maps and thirty-five photographs.
Comparative, ethnographic study of women who migrate for marriage in rural north India.
Offers an in-depth ethnography of paradigm shifts in the lifestyles and values of youth in post-growth Japan.
A comprehensive guidebook for dog owners that includes seventy-seven great hikes from the Adirondacks through the Catskills.
Analyzes the nineteenth century canal age in the Niagara-Great Lakes borderland region as a transnational phenomenon.
The first scholarly book to address Korean geomancy through an interdisciplinary lens.
Uses both historical and contemporary case studies to examine how race and ethnicity affect the places we live, work, and visit. .
The story of the Erie Canal’s completion and its place in the larger narrative of American modernity and progress.
Discusses the many facets of globalization and its feasible reform in easy-to-understand language.
Offers important new perspectives on the African Diaspora in North America.
Geographical perspectives on the changing patterns of race and ethnicity in the United States.
A sweeping history of this natural wonder, from its geological beginnings to the present.
Tells the story of Poughkeepsie’s transformation from small city to urban region.
Anthropological case studies of the interplay of space, culture, and power in Iberia since 1850.
How perceptions of land and space influence social and aesthetic conditions in the Tamil region of India.
From explorers’ accounts to boys’ adventure fiction, how Arctic exploration served as a metaphor for nation-building and empire in nineteenth-century Britain.
Through an analysis of national data and detailed case studies, From Combines to Computers examines how the transition to a service economy is playing out for rural America. It answers two important questions: ...