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The great warming : climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations / Brian Fagan.

  • Fagan, Brian M
Date
2008
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

New York : Bloomsbury, 2008.

Physical description

xvii, 282 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

Contributors

Edition

1st U.S. ed.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-262) and index.

Contents

A time of warming -- "The mantle of the poor" -- The flail of God -- The golden trade of the Moors -- Inuit and Qadlunaat -- The megadrought epoch -- Acorns and pueblos -- Lords of the water mountains -- The lords of Chimor -- Bucking the trades -- The flying fish ocean -- China's sorrow -- The silent elephant.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    AKM /FAG
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9781596913929
  • 1596913924