A green history of the world

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Sinclair-Stevenson, May 13, 1991 - Nature - 432 pages
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User Review  - LynnB - LibraryThing

The statistics in this book are a bit out of date, but it is still worth reading. It reminded me of Jared Diamond's book, "Collapse", but where Mr. Diamond looked at several societies in detail, Mr ... Read full review

A GREEN HISTORY OF THE WORLD: The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations

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A comprehensive assessment of humanity's assault on the environment across the centuries, by British historian Ponting (University College, Swansea). Examining the interaction between societies and ... Read full review

Contents

The Foundations of History
8
Influence of the physical world significance and role of ecosystems effect
18
The First Great Transition
37
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