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Ronald Wright, A Short History of Progress

· 13 October 2015 |  by Maarten
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Ronald Wright, A Short History of ProgressA Short History of Progress

Ronald Wright


Deze uitgave:
Canongate, 2006
132 pagina’s, paperback
isbn: 9781841958309

Oorspronkelijke uitgave:
House of Anansi Press, 2004

Have we learnt the lessons of the past — or will we be next?

Many of the great ruins that grace the deserts and jungles of the earth are monuments to civilisations which fell victim to their own success: from Easter Island’s monolithic wilderness to the perpetual silence of the Mayan ruins and ultimately to today’s melting ice caps and growing ozone hole, the cycle has continually repeated itself across the years.


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