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Human Impact on Ancient Environments

By: Charles L Redman

239 pages, B/w photos, diags, figs, tabs

University of Arizona Press

Paperback | Oct 1999 | #101133 | ISBN: 0816519633
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Hardback | Oct 1999 | #101132 | ISBN: 0816519625
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Discusses archaeological case studies from around the world - from the deforestation of the Mayan lowlands to soil erosion in ancient Greece to the almost total depletion of resources on Easter Island - revealing the long-range coevolution of culture and environment and clearly showing the impact that ancient peoples had on their world.


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