An Environmental History of India

@inproceedings{Fisher2018AnEH,
  title={An Environmental History of India},
  author={Michael Herbert Fisher},
  year={2018}
}
  • M. Fisher
  • Published 12 October 2018
  • Environmental Science
India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh contain one-fifth of humanity, are home to many biodiversity hotspots, and are among the nations most subject to climatic stresses. By surveying their environmental history, we can gain major insights into the causes and implications of the Indian subcontinent's current conditions. This accessible new survey begins roughly 100 million years ago, when continental drift moved India from the South Pole and across the Indian Ocean, forming the Himalayan Mountains and… 

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