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The Unquiet Woods

Ecological Change and Peasant Resistance in the Himalaya, Expanded Edition

Ramachandra Guha (Author)

Not available in South Asia

Paperback, 265 pages
ISBN: 9780520222359
February 2000
$31.95, £26.95
Expanded Edition

This new, expanded edition of The Unquiet Woods, Ramachandra Guha's pathbreaking study of peasant movements against commercial forestry, offers a new epilogue that brings the story of Himalayan social protest up-to-date, reflecting the Chipko movement's continuing influence in the wider world. A new appendix charts the progress of environmental history in India. The bibliography and index have been revised and updated.
Ramachandra Guha is a historian and journalist living in Bangalore, India.

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