Energy and Civilization
Energy and Civilization4.11 74 5 Author: Vaclav Smil Narrator: 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.
More information about the audiobook:Publisher: Gildan Media
Length: 20H 9Min
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