A green history of the world

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Sinclair-Stevenson, May 13, 1991 - Nature - 432 pages
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A green history of the world: the environment and the collapse of great civilizations

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British historian Ponting provides a fascinating and comprehensive environmental perspective on the rise and fall of civilizations, including the Sumerians, the Egyptians, and the Mayans. Beginning ... 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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