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The Resource Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed, Jared Diamond

Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed, Jared Diamond

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Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed
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how societies choose to fail or succeed
Statement of responsibility
Jared Diamond
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the downfall of some of history's greatest civilizations discusses the Anasazi, the Maya, and the Viking colony on Greenland, tracing patterns of environmental damage, poor political choices, and other factors in their demise
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2006.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2005
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2005.
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155550
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DLC
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Diamond, Jared M
Dewey number
304.28
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
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1460
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Social history
  • Social change
  • Environmental policy
Target audience
adult
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how societies choose to fail or succeed
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Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed, Jared Diamond
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [529]-560) and index
Control code
ocm56367771
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 575 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670033379
Lccn
2004057152
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-3871
Label
Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed, Jared Diamond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [529]-560) and index
Control code
ocm56367771
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 575 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670033379
Lccn
2004057152
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ADP-3871

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