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Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century - Parker, Geoffrey
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How to account for decades of worldwide war, revolution, and human suffering in the seventeenth century? A master historian uncovers the disturbing answer. Revolutions, droughts, famines, invasions, wars, regicides - the calamities of the mid-seventeenth century were not only unprecedented, they were agonisingly widespread. A global crisis extended from England to Japan, and from the Russian Empire to sub-Saharan Africa. North and South America, too, suffered turbulence. The distinguished historian Geoffrey Parker ...

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Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century 2017, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300219364

Paperback

Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century 2014, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300208634

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Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century 2013, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300153231

Hardcover