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The Journal of Water History

Water History is a journal devoted to the interdisciplinary study of the history of water in all of its forms and manifestations. The editorial board of the journal is particularly interested in highlighting the fact that water history touches upon and informs many fields of study—ranging from the humanities and the social sciences to engineering and the life sciences.

Water History welcomes articles from such fields and perspectives as environmental history, urban history, history of technology, archaeology, cultural studies, management studies, engineering, geography, agricultural history, and the sciences. Though we encourage submissions that are relevant to today’s concerns, the journal’s core mission is to study the past, not the present. Articles should primarily relate to the history of water and the way that it has affected both human history and other aspects of the natural world.

For further questions, please contact one of the editors.

Heather J. Hoag
History Department, College of Arts and Sciences
University of San Francisco, USA

Maurits W. Ertsen
Water Resources Management
Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

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