Questioning Collapse

Author: Patricia A. McAnany
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107717329
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Collectively, these essays demonstrate that resilience in the face of societal crises, rather than collapse, is the leitmotif of the human story from the earliest civilizations to the present.

Questioning Collapse

Author: Patricia A. McAnany
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521515726
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" Collectively, these essays demonstrate that resilience in the face of societal crises, rather than collapse, is the leitmotif of the human story from the earliest civilizations to the present.

Questioning Collapse

Author: Patricia A. McAnany
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521733663
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" Collectively, these essays demonstrate that resilience in the face of societal crises, rather than collapse, is the leitmotif of the human story from the earliest civilizations to the present.

Collapse

Author: Jared Diamond
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141976969
Size: 13.40 MB
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'A grand sweep from a master storyteller of the human race' Daily Mail 'Riveting, superb, terrifying' Observer 'Gripping ... the book fulfils its huge ambition, and Diamond is the only man who could have written it' Economist 'This book ...

Imperial Ends

Author: Alexander J. Motyl
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231506700
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Why Did Ancient Civilizations Fail

Author: Scott A J Johnson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315512874
Size: 34.27 MB
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Comprehensive and well-written, this volume serves as an ideal text for undergraduate courses on ancient complex societies, as well as appealing to the scholar interested in societal collapse.

Human Impact On Ancient Environments

Author: Charles L. Redman
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
ISBN: 9780816519637
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Human Impact on Ancient Environments demonstrates how archaeological research can provide unique insights into the nature of human stewardship of the Earth and can permanently alter the way we think about humans and the environment.

Yali S Question

Author: Frederick Errington
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226217468
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Yali's Question is the story of a remarkable physical and social creation—Ramu Sugar Limited (RSL), a sugar plantation created in a remote part of Papua New Guinea.

Rethinking Environmental History

Author: Alf Hornborg
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759110281
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Immanuel Wallerstein, renowned Yale sociologist and originator of the world-system concept, closes the volume with his reflections on the intellectual, moral, and political implications of global environmental change.

Mechanics Of Pre Industrial Technology

Author: Brian Cotterell
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521428712
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First general account of the mechanics behind pre-industrial technology, combining the skills of an engineer and an archaeologist.