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Owning the earth

Andro Linklater

Owning the earth

the transforming history of land ownership

by Andro Linklater

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land tenure,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-466) and index.

    Other titlesTransforming history of land ownership, History of land ownership
    StatementAndro Linklater
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1251 .L496 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 482 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
    Number of Pages482
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26917521M
    ISBN 101620402890
    ISBN 109781620402894
    LC Control Number2013011970
    OCLC/WorldCa827256839

      Owning the Earth: The Transforming History of Land Ownership. Andro Linklater. Bloomsbury, pp, Telegraph offer price: £18 plus £ p&p (RRP £20). Call or see aph 5/5. The book follows a similar format to America (The Book), being written in the style of a textbook and featuring many images, including visual gags. One controversial visual gag in America was a photoshopped image of the United States Supreme Court justices nude; a similar gag appeared in Earth which was an illustration of human anatomy that Cited by: 1.

    Not so very long ago, the earth numbered two thousand million inhabitants: five hundred million men, and one thousand five hundred million natives. The former had the Word; the others had the use of it. Between the two there were hired kinglets, overlords, and a bourgeoisie, sham from beginning to end, which served as go-betweens. In the coloniesFile Size: KB.   One of the most telling facts in Guy Shrubsole’s book is the revelation that the Land Registry – a body that George Osborne wanted to privatise – possesses details of the ownership of .

      NPR Review: 'The Disappearing Earth,' By Julia Phillips Julia Phillips' debut novel takes readers through a year following the disappearance of two little girls in the remote Russian province of. Children learn about different ways they can take care of the Earth.


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About Owning the Earth. From the author of the acclaimed Measuring America, a dazzling chronicle, through history and across cultures, about how the ability to own the land we inhabit has shaped modern society.

Barely two centuries ago, most of the world's productive land still belonged either communally to traditional societies or to the higher powers of monarch or church. Barely two centuries ago, most of the world's productive land still belonged either communally to traditional societies or to the higher powers of monarch or church.

But that pattern, and the ways of life that went with it, were consigned to history by, Andro Linklater persuasively argues, the most creative and at the same time destructive cultural force in the modern era-the idea of.

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