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The Resource Pandora's seed : the unforseen cost of civilization, Spencer Wells

Pandora's seed : the unforseen cost of civilization, Spencer Wells

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Pandora's seed : the unforseen cost of civilization
Title
Pandora's seed
Title remainder
the unforseen cost of civilization
Statement of responsibility
Spencer Wells
Title variation
Pandoras seed
Title variation remainder
the unforseen costs of civilization
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of The Journey of Man examines our cultural inheritance in order to find the turning point that led us to the path we are on today, one he believes we must veer from in order to survive
Summary
Draws on genetic and anthropological data to explain how the human race's transition from hunter-gatherers to farming enabled the modern world while setting the groundwork for over-population, religious fundamentalism and pandemic disease
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357338
Cataloging source
DLC
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1969-
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Wells, Spencer
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Nature
  • Agriculture
  • Civilization
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the unforseen costs of civilization
Label
Pandora's seed : the unforseen cost of civilization, Spencer Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references 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
Control code
778858
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 230 pages
Isbn
9781400062157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400062157
  • (OCoLC)437298762
Label
Pandora's seed : the unforseen cost of civilization, Spencer Wells
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references 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
Control code
778858
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 230 pages
Isbn
9781400062157
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009040010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400062157
  • (OCoLC)437298762

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