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The Columbian Exchange.

Author: Alfred Crosby; Professor J R McNeill
Publisher: Westport : ABC-CLIO, 2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 30th edView all editions and formats
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Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that stressed a simple point - that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. This 30th anniversary edition includes a new preface from the author.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Crosby, Alfred.
Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492, 30th Anniversary Edition.
Westport : ABC-CLIO, ©2003
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Crosby; Professor J R McNeill
ISBN: 9780313095399 0313095396
OCLC Number: 958547713
Description: 1 online resource (226 pages)
Contents: The contrasts --
Conquistador y pestilencia --
Old World plants and animals in the New World --
The early history of syphilis : a reappraisal --
New World foods and Old World demography --
The Columbian exchange continues.

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Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that stressed a simple point - that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. This 30th anniversary edition includes a new preface from the author.

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