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Title:
The great warming : climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations
Author:
Fagan, Brian M.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Bloomsbury Press : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
xvii, 282 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
A time of warming -- "The mantle of the poor" -- The flail of God -- The golden trade of the Moors -- Inuit and Qadlunaat -- The megadrought epoch -- Acorns and pueblos -- Lords of the water mountains -- The lords of Chimor -- Bucking the trades -- The flying fish ocean -- China's sorrow -- The silent elephant.
ISBN:
9781596913929
Format :
Book