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Rethinking Environmental History

World-System History and Global Environmental Change (Globalization and the Environment Series)

by Alf Hornborg

  • 162 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic history,
  • Environmentalist thought & ideology,
  • World history,
  • Climate Changes,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • History,
  • Global environmental change

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8007536M
    ISBN 10075911028X
    ISBN 109780759110281

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