By Gale Eaton
In A heritage of Civilization in 50 failures, Gale Eaton weaves stories of the mess ups that ensue whilst civilization and nature collide. Volcanoes, fires, floods, and pandemics have devastated humanity for millions of years, and human advancements equivalent to molasses keeping tanks, pesticides, and deepwater oil rigs have created new, unexpected risks but civilization has complicated not only inspite of those mess ups yet partially due to them.
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