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Professor William Cronon FBA

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About this Fellow

Environmental history and historical geography, focusing principally on human interactions with the landscapes and ecosystems of North America

Website: http://www.williamcronon.net/

Appointments

Current post

  • Frederick Jackson Turner and Vilas Research Professor of History, Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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