HGIS Bibliography

Cunfer, Geoff. On the Great Plains: Agriculture and Environment. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2005).

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Review by Jahue Anderson in The Southwestern Historical Quarterly 109 (2006): 570-571.

Review by Kent Blaser in Agricultural History 81 (2007): 281-283.

Review by Neil M. Maher in The Western Historical Quarterly 38 (2007): 92-93.

Review by Thomas D. Isern in The Journal for Interdisciplinary History 38 (2007): 308-309.

Review by Zeynek K. Hansen in The Journal of Economic History 65 (2005): 1162-1163.

Review by John Opie in Environmental History 11 (2006): 142-144.

Table of Contents

Foreward, by Dan Flores


1. Introduction

2. Pasture and Plows

3. Grassland Grazing

4. Crop Diversity

5. Horsepower

6. Drought and Dust Bowl

7. Ogallala Irrigation

8. Fertile Ground

9. Conclusion

Appendix: Data and Methods


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