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The Road to ruin

Author: Peter FirstbrookFilms Incorporated.British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.Better World Society.North South Productions.All authors
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Films Inc., ©1987.
Series: Only one earth, 1.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since human life began, we've been kept alive on this planet only because its resources have fed us and clothed us. Great civilizations emerged, built around farming systems, but when they have overused the soils and forests, many of these ancient cultures collapsed. Could the same thing happen to us today if we, too, destroy our natural resources?
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Firstbrook; Films Incorporated.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Better World Society.; North South Productions.; Australian Broadcasting Corporation.; Radiotelevisione italiana.
OCLC Number: 80278749
Credits: Series producer, Peter Firstbrook.
Performer(s): Narrator: Peter France.
Description: 1 videocassette (54 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Only one earth, 1.
Other Titles: Only one earth,
part 1.
Responsibility: a production of BBC Television in association with the Better World Society, North/South Productions, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, RAI.

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Since human life began, we've been kept alive on this planet only because its resources have fed us and clothed us. Great civilizations emerged, built around farming systems, but when they have overused the soils and forests, many of these ancient cultures collapsed. Could the same thing happen to us today if we, too, destroy our natural resources?

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