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The Last Tree on Easter Island | Jared Diamond

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This is Jared Diamond's haunting account of visiting the mysterious stone statues of Easter Island, showing how a remote civilisation destroyed itself by exploiting its own natural resources and why we must heed this warning.

 

Jared Diamond (b.1937) is Professor of Geography at UCLA and a noted polymath whose books about human societies blend biology, geography, anthropology, linguistics and history.

 

Penguin Book's 'Green Ideas' series brings together twenty classics of the environmental movement. Together, these books show the richness of environmental thought and point the way to a fairer, saner, greener world.

 

Size: 181 x 111mm

Pages: 96

Publisher: Penguin

 

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