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Cultural cheerleaders constantly shout about how lucky we are to live in an age of miracles, a utopia of technology and progress. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Richard Reese (author of Sustainable or Bust)
i found this to be a wonderful read. I have always been deeply interested in having a reasonable, bird's eye view of the history of my species. Read morePublished 11 months ago by D. G. Price
McNeill and McNeill, father and son, have put together a remarkable framework of ideas. What initially interested me to read the book was its promise to use today's dominant... Read morePublished 12 months ago by L. King
This book is part of a required reading series for one of my classes this semester: “An Introduction to Environmental History,” taught by Professor Harriet Ritvo. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Link4707
I was surprised at the appearance of the books because they were actually new like I had just went to the store to buy them. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Otani Linn Laster
Fine history of the development of humanity from its very origins.Very readable.
The copy has problems, as the print is small and the pages very closely bound so that they do... Read more
It has some good points in it, and is interesting, but a lot of the book went over my head and I couldn't understand itPublished 18 months ago by Alex