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Published: 26 October 2017

344 Pages | 64 b&w line art, 6 halftone


ISBN: 9780199329199

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Megadrought and Collapse

From Early Agriculture to Angkor

Edited by Harvey Weiss

  • First book to treat global history of megadroughts and societal collapses, from origins of agriculture to fall of Angkor Wat
  • With megadrought as primary causal agency, challenges previous multi-causal endogenous theories of societal collapse
  • Represents the most current primary research presented by its principal investigators
  • Potential for crossover appeal to contemporary audiences via present and pressing global environmental concerns

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