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GeoDestinies

Walter Lewellyn Youngquist

GeoDestinies

the inevitable influence of earth resources on nations and individuals

by Walter Lewellyn Youngquist

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Published by National Book Company in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Power resources -- Social aspects.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Social aspects.,
  • Natural resources -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWalter Youngquist.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9502.A2
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22646838M
    ISBN 100894202995

      There is a very interesting book called “Geodestinies” that discusses the past and future declines of empires based on resources and economies. The Roman Empire was not unlike the alien horde depicted in Independence Day. The came, they saw, they. Condition: Very Good. Geodesic Domes: Demonstrated and Explained with Cut-out Models This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.

      About the Author: Walter Youngquist, Ph.D., a consulting geologist who has studied the relationship between Earth’s resources and its population in over seventy countries, is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America and the American Association for the Advancement of article is a reprint of Chapter Two of his book, “Geodestinies: The inevitable . Myths and Realities of Mineral Resources. from GeoDestinies, by Walter Youngquist PhD & Chair Emeritus, Department of Geology, University of Oregon; National Book Company, ; ISBN ORDERS: National Book Company, PO Box

    His book "Geodestinies" is a tour-de-force presentation of the resource base of the materials needed in our society, as well as a history of the rate of "production" of these resources. His knowledge of fossil fuels is encyclopedic, and he has kindly shared with me all manner information and suggestions. In lively and engaging language, this book describes our dependence on freight transport and its vulnerability to diminishing supplies and high prices of oil. Ships, trucks, and trains are the backbone of civilization, hauling the goods that fulfill our every need and desire. Their powerful,Brand: Springer International Publishing.


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