History of garbage. From mammoth leftovers to recyclable plastic

A nice character guide and his mascot dog accompany the reader in a path from prehistory to the present day to analyze the burning theme of the overproduction and disposal of waste. From the Athens landfill to the cloaca Maxima of Rome, passing through the TFO and the pestilinary kacilli of the Middle Ages, to end up with the smog of the first industrial revolution and the mountains of non-biodegradable waste of the contemporary age, it turns out that the management of garbage is An old problem how the world and that every civilization is committed to facing it and solving it by inventing ingenious solutions. The humorous language and the funny comics involving the text facilitate reading and make this book suitable for a vast and differentiated audience.

  • Author: Mirco Maselli
  • Format: Paperback, 19 x 27 cm
  • Pages: 75
  • Publisher: Editorial Science
  • Necklace: at all science
  • Year 2012

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