Burning up a global history of fossil fuel consumption

Recounts the history of fossil fuels' relentless rise since the mid-twentieth century, Dispelling explanations foregrounding individual consumption and arguments that population growth is the main problem, Pirani shows how fossil fuels are consumed through technological, social, and economic sy...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Pirani, Simon
Format: eBook
Published: London Pluto Press 2018, 2018©2018
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-248) and index