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The Resource Harvesting the biosphere : what we have taken from nature, Vaclav Smil

Harvesting the biosphere : what we have taken from nature, Vaclav Smil

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Harvesting the biosphere : what we have taken from nature
Title
Harvesting the biosphere
Title remainder
what we have taken from nature
Statement of responsibility
Vaclav Smil
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smil, Vaclav
Dewey number
333.95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biomass
  • Natural resources
  • Environmental auditing
  • Biosphere
  • Earth
Label
Harvesting the biosphere : what we have taken from nature, Vaclav Smil
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: I.The Earth's Biomass: Stores, Productivity, Harvests -- 1.Biomass: Definitions and Compositions -- 2.Biomass Stores: Means and Extremes -- 3.Biomass Productivities -- 4.Phytomass Harvests -- 5.Zoomass Harvests -- 6.Land Cover and Productivity Changes -- II.History of the Harvests: From Foraging to Globalization -- 7.The Evolution of Foraging -- 8.Crops and Animals -- 9.Biomass Fuels and Raw Materials -- III.Adding Up the Claims: Harvests, Losses, and Trends -- 10.Changing Land Cover and Land Use -- 11.Harvesting the Biosphere -- 12.Long-Term Trends and Possible Worlds
Control code
000049930761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 307 p.
Isbn
9780262018562
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Harvesting the biosphere : what we have taken from nature, Vaclav Smil
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: I.The Earth's Biomass: Stores, Productivity, Harvests -- 1.Biomass: Definitions and Compositions -- 2.Biomass Stores: Means and Extremes -- 3.Biomass Productivities -- 4.Phytomass Harvests -- 5.Zoomass Harvests -- 6.Land Cover and Productivity Changes -- II.History of the Harvests: From Foraging to Globalization -- 7.The Evolution of Foraging -- 8.Crops and Animals -- 9.Biomass Fuels and Raw Materials -- III.Adding Up the Claims: Harvests, Losses, and Trends -- 10.Changing Land Cover and Land Use -- 11.Harvesting the Biosphere -- 12.Long-Term Trends and Possible Worlds
Control code
000049930761
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 307 p.
Isbn
9780262018562
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill., map

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