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The Resource A new green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting

A new green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting

Label
A new green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations
Title
A new green history of the world
Title remainder
the environment and the collapse of great civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Clive Ponting
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ponting, Clive
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.P66 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ponting, Clive
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  • Nature
  • Natural history
  • Natural resources
  • Pollution
  • Social change
Label
A new green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: A green history of the world. 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [424]-434) and index
Contents
The lessons of Easter Island -- The foundations of history -- Ninety-nine per cent of human history -- The first great transition -- Destruction and survival -- The long struggle -- Ways of thought -- The rape of the world -- The foundations of inequality -- Disease and death -- The weight of numbers -- The second great transition -- The rise of the city -- Creating the affluent society -- Polluting the world -- The threat to global systems -- The shadow of the past
Control code
123539331
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
x, 452 p.
Isbn
9780143038986
Lccn
2007015544
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)123539331
Label
A new green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: A green history of the world. 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [424]-434) and index
Contents
The lessons of Easter Island -- The foundations of history -- Ninety-nine per cent of human history -- The first great transition -- Destruction and survival -- The long struggle -- Ways of thought -- The rape of the world -- The foundations of inequality -- Disease and death -- The weight of numbers -- The second great transition -- The rise of the city -- Creating the affluent society -- Polluting the world -- The threat to global systems -- The shadow of the past
Control code
123539331
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
x, 452 p.
Isbn
9780143038986
Lccn
2007015544
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)123539331

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