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Christian, David 1946-

Overview
Works: 7 works in 11 publications in 2 languages and 110 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: CB19, 901
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Christian
Berkshire encyclopedia of world history ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An integrated view of the history of our global community from a 21st-century perspective, with a focus on environmental and social issues. The 580 articles, edited and written by scholars around the world, examine connections and interactions made over time (and across cultures and locales) through trade, warfare, migration, religion, and diplomacy"--Provided by publisher
Big history = [Da li shi] by David Christian ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book places the history of humanity and the Earth in the largest of contexts, that of the universe. Its interdisciplinary approach draws from diverse fields including archaeology, paleoanthropology, astronomy, and biology, and raises new questions about the future of our species and its relationship to the biosphere
Symposium ter gelegenheid van het 250-jarig jubileum by Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Russia, Central Asia and Mongolia by David Christian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maps of time an introduction to big history by David Christian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to a new way of looking at history, from a perspective that stretches from the beginning of time to the present day, Maps of Time is world history on an unprecedented scale. Beginning with the Big Bang, David Christian views the interaction of the natural world with the more recent arrivals in flora and fauna, including human beings. Cosmology, geology, archeology, and population and environmental studies--all figure in David Christian's account, which is an ambitious overview of the emerging field of "Big History." Maps of Time opens with the origins of the universe, the stars
Living water : vodka and Russian society on the eve of emancipation by David Christian ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This title provides a study of the social, economic and political role of vodka in 19th century Russia. It focuses on the 'Great Reforms' of the 1860s, in some ways a parallel period to the glasnost of the 1980s, when vodka went through a transitional period, with the abolition of vodka tax
Inner Eurasia from prehistory to the Mongol empire by David Christian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Christian, David 1946-
クリスチャン, D
Languages
English (10)
Dutch (1)
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