American Society for Environmental History

Welcome to our virtual American Society for Environmental History booth, where we’ve collected our new books and conference discount to share with you during this year’s virtual meeting.

 

We are pleased to offer ASEH members a 40% discount with free shipping on all orders to US addresses placed through June 30. Enter promo code WASH21 at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are still eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Andrew Berzanskis, Senior Acquisitions Editor

Social justice, environmental history, general interest books about science, the environment, and the Pacific Northwest

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

Join us for These Environmental History Week Events

Getting Published in Environmental History

Tuesday, April 20, 3:00–4:30 pm EST

 

Panelists:

  • Bridget Barry, Editor in Chief, University of Nebraska Press
  • Neecole Bostick, Assistant Editor, University of Washington Press
  • Brian Halley, Senior Editor, University of Massachusetts Press
  • Rachael Levay, Acquisitions Editor, University Press of Colorado & Utah State University Press
  • Andrew Berzanskis, Senior Acquisitions Editor, University of Washington Press

 

Learn more and register here.

 

 

New Approaches to East Asian Environmental History

Friday, April 23, 2:00–3:30pm EST

Sponsored by the Center for Asian Studies at University of Colorado Boulder

 

Panelists:

 

Learn more and join via Zoom here.

New from the Weyerhaeuser Environmental Books Series

Wetlands in a Dry Land

Wetlands in a Dry Land

More-Than-Human Histories of Australia's Murray-Darling Basin

Emily O'Gorman, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages

Communist Pigs

Communist Pigs

An Animal History of East Germany's Rise and Fall

Thomas Fleischman, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$40.00

Hardcover

296 Pages

Fir and Empire

Fir and Empire

The Transformation of Forests in Early Modern China

Ian M. Miller, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$40.00

Hardcover

296 Pages

Seeds of Control

Seeds of Control

Japan’s Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea

David Fedman, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$40.00

Hardcover

320 Pages

Environmental Justice in Postwar America

Environmental Justice in Postwar America

A Documentary Reader

Christopher W. Wells, Paul S. Sutter

$24.00

Paperback

328 Pages

Bringing Whales Ashore

Bringing Whales Ashore

Oceans and the Environment of Early Modern Japan

Jakobina K. Arch, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$30.00

Paperback

272 Pages

Cultivating Nature

Cultivating Nature

The Conservation of a Valencian Working Landscape

Sarah R. Hamilton, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$30.00

Paperback

312 Pages

Defending Giants

Defending Giants

The Redwood Wars and the Transformation of American Environmental Politics

Darren Frederick Speece, Paul S. Sutter

$24.95

Paperback

384 Pages

Footprints of War

Footprints of War

Militarized Landscapes in Vietnam

David Andrew Biggs, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages

Seismic City

Seismic City

An Environmental History of San Francisco's 1906 Earthquake

Joanna L. Dyl, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$24.95

Paperback

376 Pages

Smell Detectives

Smell Detectives

An Olfactory History of Nineteenth-Century Urban America

Melanie A. Kiechle, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$24.95

Paperback

352 Pages

The Organic Profit

The Organic Profit

Rodale and the Making of Marketplace Environmentalism

Andrew N. Case, Paul S. Sutter, Paul S. Sutter

$30.00

Paperback

296 Pages

 

Browse all books in the series here.

New in Environmental History

Anticipating Future Environments

Anticipating Future Environments

Climate Change, Adaptive Restoration, and the Columbia River Basin

Shana Lee Hirsch

$30.00

Paperback

232 Pages

Consuming Ivory

Consuming Ivory

Mercantile Legacies of East Africa and New England

Alexandra Celia Kelly, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

278 Pages

Herring and People of the North Pacific

Herring and People of the North Pacific

Sustaining a Keystone Species

Thomas F. Thornton, Madonna L. Moss

$30.00

Paperback

276 Pages

Mapping Water in Dominica

Mapping Water in Dominica

Enslavement and Environment under Colonialism

Mark W. Hauser, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

284 Pages

Mountains of Blame

Mountains of Blame

Climate and Culpability in the Philippine Uplands

Will Smith, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

192 Pages

The Rise of West Lake

The Rise of West Lake

A Cultural Landmark in the Song Dynasty

Xiaolin Duan

$30.00

Paperback

264 Pages

The River That Made Seattle

The River That Made Seattle

A Human and Natural History of the Duwamish

BJ Cummings

$29.95

Hardcover

240 Pages

Timber and Forestry in Qing China 

Timber and Forestry in Qing China 

Sustaining the Market

Meng Zhang, K. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Sivaramakrishnan

$30.00

Paperback

280 Pages