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The Resource 1493 : uncovering the new world Columbus created, Charles C. Mann

1493 : uncovering the new world Columbus created, Charles C. Mann

Label
1493 : uncovering the new world Columbus created
Title
1493
Title remainder
uncovering the new world Columbus created
Statement of responsibility
Charles C. Mann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D228
LC item number
.M36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
1493 : uncovering the new world Columbus created, Charles C. Mann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi Book"--T.p. verso
  • "Portions of this book have appeared in different form in The Atlantic, National geographic, Orion, and Science."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-509) and index
Contents
Introduction. In the Homogenocene. Two monuments -- pt. 1. Atlanticc journeys. The tobaccon coast ; Evil air -- pt. 2. Pacific journeys. Shiplosds of money (silk for silver, part one) ; Lovesick grass, foreign tubers, and jade rice (silk for silver, part two) -- pt. 3. Europe in the world. The agro-industrial complex ; Black gold -- pt. 4. Africa in the world. Crazy soup ; Forest of foreigners -- Coda. Currents of life. In Bulalacao
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 535 p.
Isbn
9780307265722
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011003408
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
2011003408
Label
1493 : uncovering the new world Columbus created, Charles C. Mann
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi Book"--T.p. verso
  • "Portions of this book have appeared in different form in The Atlantic, National geographic, Orion, and Science."--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-509) and index
Contents
Introduction. In the Homogenocene. Two monuments -- pt. 1. Atlanticc journeys. The tobaccon coast ; Evil air -- pt. 2. Pacific journeys. Shiplosds of money (silk for silver, part one) ; Lovesick grass, foreign tubers, and jade rice (silk for silver, part two) -- pt. 3. Europe in the world. The agro-industrial complex ; Black gold -- pt. 4. Africa in the world. Crazy soup ; Forest of foreigners -- Coda. Currents of life. In Bulalacao
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 535 p.
Isbn
9780307265722
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011003408
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
2011003408

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