Energy and Civilization
Energy and Civilization4,16 94 5 Forfatter: Vaclav Smil Oplæser: David Colacci
Humans are the only species that can systematically harness energies outside their bodies, using the power of their intellect and an enormous variety of artifacts-from the simplest tools to internal combustion engines and nuclear reactors. The epochal transition to fossil fuels affected everything: agriculture, industry, transportation, weapons, communication, economics, urbanization, quality of life, politics, and the environment. Smil describes humanity's energy eras in panoramic and interdisciplinary fashion, offering readers a magisterial overview.
Mere info om lydbogen:Forlag: Gildan Media
Længde: 20T 9M