Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

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Penguin, Dec 27, 2005 - History - 592 pages
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Eye-opening to say the least

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Prepare for the worst; but expect the best. Diamond places little to no judgement upon the correlations he sees between past failed societies and our post-industrial societies. He is an exceptional writer. His writing rivals Dawkins. Read full review

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

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According to Diamond, the survival of a human population is based on relatively few factors, such as environmental fragility (soil, length of growing season, climate), ecological responsibility ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapters 68
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
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