The Resource A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting

A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting

Label
A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations
Title
A green history of the world
Title remainder
the environment and the collapse of great civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Clive Ponting
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ponting, Clive
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.P66 1992
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
GF75.P66
NAL item number
1992
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nature
  • Natural history
  • Natural resources
  • Pollution
  • Social change
  • Homme
  • Sciences naturelles
  • Ressources naturelles
  • Pollution
  • Changement social
  • Natural history
  • Natural resources
  • Nature
  • Pollution
  • Social change
  • Milieu
  • Umweltveränderung
  • Mensch
  • Geschichte
  • Umweltschaden
  • HUMAN ECOLOGY
  • POLLUTION
  • HISTORY
  • NATURAL HISTORY
  • ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS
Label
A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Sinclair-Stevenson Limited"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [408]-412) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lessons of Easter Island -- The foundations of history -- Ninety-nine percent of human history -- The first great transition -- Destruction and survival -- The long struggle -- The spread of European settlement -- Ways of thought -- The rape of the world -- Creating the third world -- The changing face of death -- The weight of numbers -- The second great transition -- The rise of the city -- Creating the affluent society -- Polluting the world -- The shadow of the past
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 432 pages
Isbn
9780312069872
Lccn
91040411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24668004
  • (OCoLC)ocm24668004
Label
A green history of the world : the environment and the collapse of great civilizations, Clive Ponting
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Sinclair-Stevenson Limited"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [408]-412) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lessons of Easter Island -- The foundations of history -- Ninety-nine percent of human history -- The first great transition -- Destruction and survival -- The long struggle -- The spread of European settlement -- Ways of thought -- The rape of the world -- Creating the third world -- The changing face of death -- The weight of numbers -- The second great transition -- The rise of the city -- Creating the affluent society -- Polluting the world -- The shadow of the past
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xiv, 432 pages
Isbn
9780312069872
Lccn
91040411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24668004
  • (OCoLC)ocm24668004

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