Sources of Power: How Energy Forges Human History
A landmark book rolls out a bold, new, energy-based theory of human history based on a simple, yet powerful law: whoever controls the world's effective energy supplies during a given energy age will inevitably dominate the economic, political, and cultural history of that age.
* 90 illustrations
* 20 tables
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Sources of Power: How Energy Forges Human History, Volume 1
No preview available - 2009