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1881 post card of a German industrial site
1881 post card of a German industrial site
Blast furnaces light the iron making town of Coalbrookdale in this 1801 painting, a scene from the Industrial Revolution
Blast furnaces light the iron making town of Coalbrookdale in this 1801 painting, a scene from the Industrial Revolution

Source: by Philip James de Loutherbourg

Scene from the Taiping Rebellion (1850-1864), humanity's first true civilizational Malthusian crisis
Scene from the Taiping Rebellion (1850-1864), humanity's first true civilizational Malthusian crisis

Source: by Wu Youru

The title page to Thomas Malthus's famous essay on population
The title page to Thomas Malthus's famous essay on population
This medieval painting titled "The Dance of Death" was inspired by the Black Death pandemic
This medieval painting titled "The Dance of Death" was inspired by the Black Death pandemic

Source: by Michael Wolgemut (1434-1519)

Thomas Malthus (1766-1834), who warned against the dangers of population growth
Thomas Malthus (1766-1834), who warned against the dangers of population growth