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Nature and power : a global history of the environment

Author: Joachim Radkau
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Series: Publications of the German Historical Institute
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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'Nature and Power' explores the interaction between humanity and the natural environment from prehistoric times to the present. At the same time, it aims to demonstrate that the changing relationship between humanity and nature is key to understanding world history.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joachim Radkau
ISBN: 9780521851299 0521851297 9780521616737 0521616735
OCLC Number: 1158415877
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 100 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Publications of the German Historical Institute
Responsibility: Joachim Radkau.

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'Nature and Power' explores the interaction between humanity and the natural environment from prehistoric times to the present. At the same time, it aims to demonstrate that the changing relationship between humanity and nature is key to understanding world history.

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