| Verso Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $27.00 | About this edition:
Shows how the droughts affecting northern Africa, China, and India in the 1870s and 1890s are consistant with El Nino effects, and discusses the economic, racial, and political forces that allowed 50 million people to starve.
| Verso Books, July 1, 2002, cover price $25.95 | About this edition:
Examining a series of El Niño-induced droughts and the famines that they spawned around the globe in the last third of the 19th century, Mike Davis discloses the intimate, baleful relationship between imperial arrogance and natural incident that combined to produce some of the worst tragedies in human history.
| W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2002, cover price $0.02