Cover of: Floods, famines, and emperors by Brian M. Fagan
Preview

Buy this book

Last edited by Clean Up Bot
December 20, 2020 | History

Floods, famines, and emperors

El Niño and the fate of civilizations

Rev. ed.
  • 0 Ratings
  • 2 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading
  • 0 Have read

This edition was published in by Basic Books in New York.

Written in English

Civilisations have long been dictated by cycles of rise and fall. The author shows beautifully how El Nino gave rise to human civilisation and continually shape and alter their fates, and how human adapt to a weather system that cycles beyond human lifetimes – or fail to.

Read more

Previews available in: English

Edition Availability
Cover of: Floods, famines, and emperors
Floods, famines, and emperors: El Niño and the fate of civilizations
2008, Basic Books
in English - Rev. ed.
Cover of: Floods, Famines, and Emperors
Floods, Famines, and Emperors : El Nino and the Fate of Civilizations
March 2000, Basic Books
in English
Cover of: Floods, famines, and emperors
Floods, famines, and emperors: El Niño and the fate of civilizations
1999, Basic Books
Hardcover in English - 1st ed.

Add another edition?

Floods, famines, and emperors

El Niño and the fate of civilizations

First published in 1999



Work Description

Civilisations have long been dictated by cycles of rise and fall. The author shows beautifully how El Nino gave rise to human civilisation and continually shape and alter their fates, and how human adapt to a weather system that cycles beyond human lifetimes – or fail to.

Floods, famines, and emperors

El Niño and the fate of civilizations

Rev. ed.

This edition was published in by Basic Books in New York.


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
363.34/92
Library of Congress
GC296.8.E4 F34 2008, GC296.8.E4 F34 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17100497M
Internet Archive
floodsfaminesemp00faga_466
ISBN 13
9780465005307
LC Control Number
2008035558
OCLC/WorldCat
225875019
Library Thing
69620
Goodreads
6950480

Lists containing this Book

History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS | Wikipedia citation
December 20, 2020 Edited by Clean Up Bot import existing book
June 30, 2019 Edited by Clean Up Bot import existing book
July 28, 2014 Edited by ImportBot import new book
July 28, 2014 Edited by ImportBot import new book
September 27, 2008 Created by ImportBot Imported from Library of Congress MARC record.