Kim Kleinman - Academic Advisor & Adjunct Faculty, Academic Advising Center
Phone: 314/961-2660 x7768

Kim Kleinman is a historian of biology.   He is a research associate at the Missouri Botanical Garden working on the history of the Garden and a biography of former director Edgar Anderson (1897-1969).   A member of the American Society for Environmental History, he teaches HIST 1010: Topics in History: Introduction to American Environmental History.  

Suggested Readings :

Edgar Anderson, Plants, Man and Life

William Cronon, Nature's Metropolis: Chicago and the Great West

Alfred Crosby, Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe

Charles Darwin, On the Origin of Species

John Brinckerhoff Jackson,   Landscape in Sight: Looking at America

Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac

Karl Marx, Capital

J.R. McNeill, Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth Century World

Carolyn Merchant, The Death of Nature: Women, Ecology, and the Scientific Revolution

Donald Worster,   Dust Bowl