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Now or never : why we must act now to end climate change and create a sustainable future / Tim Flannery.

Now or never : why we must act now to end climate change and create a sustainable future

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  • ISBN: 9780802118981
  • ISBN: 0802118984
  • Physical Description: xiv, 167 p. ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press : 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-111)
Formatted Contents Note: In the year four billion -- The climate problem -- A new Dark Age? -- The coal conundrum -- America's new leadership -- Trees for security -- Revolution in the feedlot -- Animal solutions -- Farm-based ecological efficiency -- The age of sustainability? -- Responses. Bill McKibben -- Richard Branson -- Peter Singer -- Fred Krupp and Peter Goldmark -- Gwynne Dyer -- Alanna Mitchell -- Reply. Tim Flannery.
Summary, etc.: Offers a powerful argument for immediate action on climate change, discussing issues ranging from balancing energy demands and food supply in India and China to the possibility of a viable electric car that could spell the end of big oil.
Subject: Sustainability.
Climate and civilization.
Climatic changes.
Climatic changes > Government policy.
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