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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
LC call number
HD1750
LC item number
.F37 2017
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
984512070
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
984512070
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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