A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations (Book, 1994) [WorldCat.org]
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A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations

Author: Clive Ponting
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study of world civilizations argues that humans have built prosperous societies by exploiting the Earth's resources, only to expand too much and collapse. The book argues for a realization of the finite nature of our resources, and the impact should w.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clive Ponting
ISBN: 0140176608 9780140176605
OCLC Number: 422866913
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: For adults.
Description: 430 pages
Responsibility: by Clive Ponting.

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