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The Resource The Columbian exchange : biological and cultural consequences of 1492, Alfred W. Crosby, Jr. ; forewords by J.R. McNeill and Otto von Mering

The Columbian exchange : biological and cultural consequences of 1492, Alfred W. Crosby, Jr. ; forewords by J.R. McNeill and Otto von Mering

Label
The Columbian exchange : biological and cultural consequences of 1492
Title
The Columbian exchange
Title remainder
biological and cultural consequences of 1492
Statement of responsibility
Alfred W. Crosby, Jr. ; forewords by J.R. McNeill and Otto von Mering
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Thirty years ago, Alfred Crosby published a small work that stressed a simple point - that the most important changes brought on by the voyages of Columbus were not social or political, but biological in nature. This 30th anniversary edition includes a new preface from the author
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crosby, Alfred W
Dewey number
614.4/97
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indians
  • Indians
  • Medical geography
  • Biogeography
Label
The Columbian exchange : biological and cultural consequences of 1492, Alfred W. Crosby, Jr. ; forewords by J.R. McNeill and Otto von Mering
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The contrasts -- Conquistador y pestilencia -- Old World plants and animals in the New World -- The early history of syphilis : a reappraisal -- New World foods and Old World demography -- The Columbian exchange continues
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
283 pages
Isbn
9780275980924
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003042858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51726873
  • (OCoLC)ocm51726873
  • 326781
Label
The Columbian exchange : biological and cultural consequences of 1492, Alfred W. Crosby, Jr. ; forewords by J.R. McNeill and Otto von Mering
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-276) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The contrasts -- Conquistador y pestilencia -- Old World plants and animals in the New World -- The early history of syphilis : a reappraisal -- New World foods and Old World demography -- The Columbian exchange continues
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
30th anniversary ed.
Extent
283 pages
Isbn
9780275980924
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003042858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)51726873
  • (OCoLC)ocm51726873
  • 326781

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