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William H. Diamond.

United States. Congress. House

William H. Diamond.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTo refer William H. Diamond to Court of Claims
    SeriesH.rp.2301
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Claims
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16060476M

    Diamond, William D. and Lauren I. Labrecque, () "Effects of Common Front-of-Package Icons on Nutrition Facts Panel Viewing Time and Product Perception," AMA Marketing and Public Policy Conference, Philadelphia, May Labrecque, Lauren I. and William D. Diamond () "Did You Pay Attention to the Ad? Ph.D. Candidate in Business Economics. I will be joining the Wharton finance department starting July

    In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed writing, technology, government. This book is a review of the science and technology of the element carbon and its allotropes: graphite, diamond and the fullerenes. This field has expanded greatly in the last three decades stimulated by many major discoveries such as carbon fibers, low-pressure diamond, and the fullerenes. The need for such a book has been felt for some time.

    Upon its original publication, Plagues and Peoples was an immediate critical and popular success, offering a radically new interpretation of world history as seen through the extraordinary impact--political, demographic, ecological, and psychological--of disease on cultures. From the conquest of Mexico by smallpox as much as by the Spanish, to the bubonic plague in China, to the typhoid 4/5(18). In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion --as well as nasty germs and potent weapons of war --and adventured 5/5(1).


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