Patrick V. Kirch and Terry L. Hunt, Editors, 1997. Historical Ecology in the Pacific Islands. New Haven: Yale University Press. ISBN 0-300-06603-1.
With contributions by leading archaeologists and natural scientists, this collection of essays addresses the topic of prehistoric environmental and landscape change in the Pacific islands. Individual case studies look at human-induced environmental change in New Guinea, New Zealand, Hawaii, and other island groups. “A work of sound scholarship that will long stand as an original and important work in historical ecology” (Lloyd Loope, National Biological Survey). “A milestone in Pacific archaeology” (Jon Hather, University of London).