History of Natural Resources in Asia by Greg Bankoff
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History of Natural Resources in Asia
By Greg Bankoff

A History of Natural Resources in Asia

The Wealth of Nature

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History of Natural Resources in Asia by Greg Bankoff

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Much has been written about the wealth of nations, the history of unequal distribution and zones of affluence and deprivation within and between societies. This book explores why some Asian nations are more prosperous than others through an examination of how their interaction with and utilization of resources has changed over the centuries.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403977366
ISBN-10: 1403977364
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 11-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Greg Bankoff

GREG BANKOFF is Associate Professor of History, University of Auckland, New Zealand. PETER BOOMGAARD is Senior Researcher, KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies, Leiden, The Netherlands.

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