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Name: Ian G. Simmons
Member Since: October 31st, 2007
Member Name: Ian.simmons

Ian Simmons is a geographer who has worked with biologists and archaeologists and now with historians. He retired from the University of Durham in 2001 and is working on various writing and research projects including the medieval landscape history of his childhood landscape in deepest East Lincolnshire. He has written a number of books on environmental history and on the population-resources-environment interactions. His most recent book, A Global Environmental History: 10,000 BC to AD 2000, was published by Edinburgh University Press in 2008.