Paperback Collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed / Jared Diamond.
Publication year: 2006
Publisher: London : Penguin,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780140279511 (pbk.) : 0140279512 (pbk.) :
Originally published: New York: Viking; London: Allen Lane, 2005.
In 'Collapse', Jared Diamond investigates the fate of past human societies, and the lessons for our own future. What happened to the people who built the ruined temples of Angkor Wat, the long-abandoned statues of Easter Island, the crumbling Maya pyramids of the Yucatan?
xi, 575 p.,  p. of plates : ill., maps, port. ; 20 cm.