In Praise of Barbarians: Essays Against Empire Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-1931859424
ISBN-10: 1931859426
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Writer, historian, and activist Mike Davis is the author many books, including City of Quartz, The Ecology of Fear, The Monster at Our Door, and Planet of Slums. Davis teaches in the Department of History at the University of California at Irvine, and lives in San Diego. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B003P9X74Y
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Haymarket Books (August 1, 2007)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ August 1, 2007
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 555 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 347 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
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Mike Davis is the author of several books including City of Quartz, Ecology of Fear, Late Victorian Holocausts, Planet of Slums, and Magical Urbanism. He was recently awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Papa'aloa, Hawaii.

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