The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man

By: Attenborough, David

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First American edition. Pages faintly toned.Jacket lightly toned. 1987 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. 240 pp. Five and a half million years ago, the waters of the Atlantic flooded across an isthmus joining Morocco and Spain and into a vast trench in the earth's crust. The resulting cataract plunged for a century or so over a cliff many miles long and fifty times higher than Niagara, until at last the basin was filled and the Mediterranean Sea had been born. ...explores the history and current state of this fascinating region, which became the cradle of civilization. ...David Attenborough not only describes the natural history of the Mediterranean, but also tells the fascinating story of mankind's changing attitudes toward and relationship with the natural world.Keywords: DAVID ATTENBOROUGH FIRST EDEN MEDITERRANEAN WORLD MAN HISTORY ANTHROPOLOGY BBC DOCUMENTARY TV NATURAL HISTORY

Title: The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man

Author: Attenborough, David

Categories: Natural History, Anthropology, Mediterranean,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1987

ISBN Number: 0316057509

ISBN Number 13: 9780316057509

Binding: Large Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2202128