Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781608195671
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Now updated and with a new afterword, Field Notes from a Catastrophe is the book to read on the defining issue and greatest challenge of our times.

Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1596911301
Size: 38.75 MB
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Explores the issue of global warming from every angle, incorporating interviews with researchers and environmentalists, explaining the science and the studies, and presenting the personal tales of those who are being affected most.

Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 0747585504
Size: 55.76 MB
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Exploring the relationship between what we know and what we refuse to know, Elizabeth Kolbert takes us on an urgent journey from the Arctic to Central America, interviewing researchers, environmentalists and traditional Inuits whose lives ...

Field Notes From A Catastrophe

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620409887
Size: 11.59 MB
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"First published in hardcover by Bloomsbury USA in 2006 ... updated with new material in 2015"--Title page verso.

The Sixth Extinction

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805099794
Size: 11.63 MB
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Through these stories, Kolbert provides a moving account of the disappearances occurring all around us and traces the evolution of extinction as concept, from its first articulation by Georges Cuvier in revolutionary Paris up through the ...

The Prophet Of Love

Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1582344639
Size: 39.53 MB
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"-Jonathan Franzen "A tack is sharp. Elizabeth Kolbert is sharper. Also funnier. There is not a limp line in this book."-Louis Menand "The Prophet of Love showcases her remarkable insight, verve and wit."-Jeffrey Toobin

Merchants Of Doubt

Author: Naomi Oreskes
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408828774
Size: 46.86 MB
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Merchants of Doubt tells the story of how a loose-knit group of high-level scientists and scientific advisers, with deep connections in politics and industry, ran effective campaigns to mislead the public and deny well-established ...

The Global Warming Reader

Author: Bill McKibben
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101577215
Size: 79.20 MB
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Here is Elizabeth Kolbert's groundbreaking essay "The Darkening Sea," Michael Crichton's skeptical view of climate change, George Monbiot's biting indictment of those who are really using up the planet's resources, NASA scientist James ...

Changing Planet Changing Health

Author: Paul R. Epstein
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520272633
Size: 24.72 MB
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Decades spent as a physician and public health scientist have allowed Dr. Epstein to examine and now comment on the dynamics of global politics, climate change, and global health.