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ETO Record Number
168
Author
Crosby, Alfred W.
Title
Children of the sun: a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy
Secondary Title (usually periodical title)
Volume (periodical)
Number (periodical)
Accession Number (For ERIC and similar collections)
Call Number
TJ163.2 .C78 2006
333.79 Crosby
Edition
Editor
ISBN
0393059359 (hardcover)
Format
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Pages
Location Published
New York
Publisher
W. W. Norton
Date of Publication
2006
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Abstract
Notes
Table of Contents:
Part I. The Largess Of The Sun
1. Fire and Cooking
2. Agriculture
3. The Columbian Exchange
Part II. Fossilized Sunshine
4. Coal and Steam
5. Oil and the ICE (Internal Combustion Engine)
6. Electricity
Part III. Energy at the Turn of the Third Millennium
7. Fission
8. Fusion
9. The Anthropocene
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