Floods, Famines, and Emperors: El Nino and the Fate of Civilizations

Floods, Famines, and Emperors: El Nino and the Fate of Civilizations

by Brian Fagan
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0465005306

ISBN-13: 9780465005307

Pub. Date: 02/09/2009

Publisher: Basic Books

In 1999, few people had thought to examine the effects of climate on civilization. Now, due in part to the groundbreaking work of archaeologist Brian Fagan, climate change is a central issue. Revised and updated ten years after its first publication, Floods, Famines and Emperors remains the definitive account of how the world’s best-known climate event

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In 1999, few people had thought to examine the effects of climate on civilization. Now, due in part to the groundbreaking work of archaeologist Brian Fagan, climate change is a central issue. Revised and updated ten years after its first publication, Floods, Famines and Emperors remains the definitive account of how the world’s best-known climate event had an indelible impact on history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465005307
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
02/09/2009
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
816,403
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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