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The Resource The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?, Jared Diamond

The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?, Jared Diamond

Label
The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?
Title
The world until yesterday
Title remainder
what can we learn from traditional societies?
Statement of responsibility
Jared Diamond
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on decades of field work in the Pacific islands and other world regions to illuminate the degree to which modern society reflects traditional cultures from earlier and ancient time periods
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Diamond, Jared M
Dewey number
305.89/912
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DU744.35.D32
LC item number
D53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Social evolution
  • Social change
  • Papua New Guinea
Label
The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?, Jared Diamond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 471-481) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 499 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670024810
Lccn
2012018386
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • sky247643637
  • (OCoLC)793726658
  • 832567
Label
The world until yesterday : what can we learn from traditional societies?, Jared Diamond
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 471-481) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 499 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670024810
Lccn
2012018386
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • sky247643637
  • (OCoLC)793726658
  • 832567

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