X-Post: Leech on McNeill and Vrtis, "Mining North America: An Environmental History since 1522"

John Robert McNeill, George Vrtis, eds.  Mining North America: An
Environmental History since 1522.  Berkeley  University of California
Press, 2017.  xii + 443 pp.  $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-27916-2;
$34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-27917-9.

Reviewed by Brian Leech (Augustana College)
Published on H-LatAm (June, 2018)
Commissioned by Casey M. Lurtz

With thirteen chapters, an introduction, and an afterword, Mining
North America (un)covers a lot of ground. It also succeeds at its

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