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DARK AGE AHEAD

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Social philosopher Jacobs (Systems of Survivals, 1992, etc.) warns that the collapse of Western Civilization is in the cards, unless we start reshuffling our economic, cultural, and political decks with alacrity.The author begins with some generous praise of Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs, and Steel (1997), crediting him for the seed that sprouted into the flower of her thesis: Diamond explained why ... Read full review

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

This is the last book Jane Jacobs wrote. It was written in 2003 and she was born in 1916 so she was 87 at the time. How wonderful to have the mental acuity and wide-ranging curiosity at that age to ... Read full review

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