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Land : how the hunger for ownership shaped the modern world / Simon Winchester.

Winchester, Simon, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.

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Orford Social Library 333.3 34190000114511 New items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062938336 :
  • ISBN: 0062938339 :
  • Physical Description: xiii, 446 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2021]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-427) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Explores the concept of land ownership and how it has shaped history, examining how people fight over, steward, and occasionally share land, and what humanity's proprietary relationship with land means for the future.
Subject: Land tenure > History.

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