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Author Fagan, Brian M.
Title The great warming : climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations / Brian Fagan.
Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Press, c2008.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  363.7 F    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description xvii, 282 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-262) and index.
Contents A time of warming -- "The mantle of the poor" -- The flail of God -- The golden trade of the Moors -- Inuit and Qadlunaat -- The megadrought epoch -- Acorns and pueblos -- Lords of the water mountains -- The lords of Chimor -- Bucking the trades -- The flying fish ocean -- China's sorrow -- The silent elephant.
Subject Global warming -- History -- To 1500.
Human beings -- Effect of climate on.
Climatic changes -- Social aspects.
Added Title Climate change and the rise and fall of civilizations
ISBN 9781596913929 (alk. paper)
1596913924 (alk. paper)