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The long summer
how climate changed civilization
Brian Fagan

Published 2004 by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The threshold of vulnerability
The late Ice Age orchestra, 18,000 to 13,500 B.C.
The virgin continent, 15,000 to 11,000 B.C.
Europe during the Great Warming, 15,000 to 11,000 B.C.
The thousand-year drought, 11,000 to 10,000 B.C.
The cataclysm, 10,000 to 4000 B.C.
Droughts and cities, 6200 to 1900 B.C.
Gifts of the desert, 6000 to 3100 B.C.
The dance of air and ocean, 2200 to 1200 B.C.
Celts and Romans, 1200 B.C. to A.D. 900
The great droughts, A.D. 1 to 1200
Magnificent ruins, A.D. 1 to 1200
Epilogue, A.D. 1200 to modern times

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-269) and index


Library of Congress
QC981.8.C5 F34 2004

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xvii, 284 p. :
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