Gale Eaton's A History of Civilization in 50 Disasters (History in 50) PDF

By Gale Eaton

The heritage in 50 sequence explores heritage by means of telling thematically associated tales. each one ebook comprises 50 illustrated narrative money owed of individuals and occasions a few recognized, others usually neglected that, jointly, construct a wealthy connect-the-dots mosaic and problem traditional assumptions approximately how background unfolds. the autumn 2015 record additionally incorporates a background of commute in 50 autos. destiny titles contain A background of medication in 50 Discoveries, A heritage of yankee tradition in 50 Innovators, A background of the Universe in 50 Milestones, A heritage of activities in 50 Athletes, and A heritage of growth in 50 Hoaxes.

In A historical past of Civilization in 50 failures, Gale Eaton weaves stories of the mess ups that take place whilst civilization and nature collide. Volcanoes, fires, floods, and pandemics have devastated humanity for hundreds of thousands of years, and human advancements resembling molasses conserving tanks, pesticides, and deepwater oil rigs have created new, unexpected risks but civilization has complex not only regardless of those failures yet partially due to them.

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