Whales and walruses, caribou and fox, gold and oil: through the stories of these animals and resources, Bathsheba Demuth reveals how people have turned ecological wealth in a remote region into economic growth and state power for more than 150 years.The first-ever comprehensive history of Beringia, the Arctic land and waters stretching from Russia to Canada, Floating Coast...
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Floating Coast: An Environmental History of the Bering Strait Reviews
As a short review, everyone should read this book. As a friend of mine once said it's "an absolute blinder!"
I'll be writing a full review in Issue 3 of The Pilgrim magazine, out in September 2019.