Chapter 12. Human History

  1. Frank H.T. Rhodes,
  2. Richard O. Stone and
  3. Bruce D. Malamud

Published Online: 23 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch12

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

Language of the Earth, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rhodes, F. H.T., Stone, R. O. and Malamud, B. D. (eds) (2008) Human History, in Language of the Earth, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300369.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160674

Online ISBN: 9781444300369

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Keywords:

  • Minerals and World History – John D. Ridge;
  • A Land: Architecture – Jacquetta Hawkes;
  • The Geologic and Topographic Setting of Cities – Donald F. Eschman and Melvin G. arcus;
  • Topography and Strategy in the War – Douglas W. Johnson;
  • Geology and Crime – John McPhee;
  • Tambora and Krakatau – Kenneth E.F. Watt;
  • Mortgaging the Old Homestead – Lord Ritchie-Calder;
  • Breathing the Future and Past – Harlow Shapley

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • John D. Ridge: Minerals and World History

  • Jacquetta Hawkes: A Land: Architecture

  • Donald F. Eschman and Melvin G. Marcus: The Geologic and Topographic Setting of Cities

  • Douglas W. Johnson: Topography and Strategy in the War

  • John McPhee: Geology and Crime

  • Kenneth E.F. Watt: Tambora and Krakatau

  • Lord Ritchie-Calder: Mortgaging the Old Homestead

  • Harlow Shapley: Breathing the Future and the Past