By Gale Eaton
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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