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6 edition of Nature and Power found in the catalog.

Nature and Power

A Global History of the Environment (Publications of the German Historical Institute)

by Joachim Radkau

  • 84 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

  • Human ecology,
  • Social history,
  • Nature,
  • History - General History,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Human Geography,
  • World - General,
  • History / World,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10437456M
    ISBN 100521851297
    ISBN 109780521851299

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