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Making Waves: The Origins and Future of Greenpeace

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Table of Contents
PART I: MAKING OF A RADICAL<BR>Early Influences<BR>A Turning Point<BR>In a Family Way<BR>Radicalization<BR>Leaving the USA<BR>Greenpeace is Conceived
PART II: CONFRONTING THE BOMB<BR>Preparations<BR>Assessing the Crew<BR>The Crossing<BR>An Epiphany<BR>Getting Busted<BR>Decisions. Decisions<BR>Heroes<BR>The Bomb Goes Off
PART III: GREENPEACE IS BEAUTIFUL<BR>An Expanding Vision<BR>Back to the Land<BR>Green Movement Roots<BR>Survival on the Farm
PART IV: GREEN ACTION<BR>Real Politique<BR>The Greens Organize<BR>Greenpeace Calls<BR>The Cruise Catcher<BR>You Can't Sink a Rainbow<BR>Green Power
PART V: AS IF SURVIVAL MATTERS<BR>Watersheds<BR>Towards a Global Green Constitution<BR>UNCED<BR>Reflections
APPENDIX: Technical Analysis and Risks of Nuclear Testing on Amchitka

Book News Annotation:

Bohlen helped found the Sierra Club in Canada, and was part of the split that eventually formed the activist environmental group Greenpeace. He offers his account of the organization's founding and work, and of his own life as an environmentalist. Distributed in the US by University of Toronto Press.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

An important part of the history of the environmental movement: the origins, birth, and exploits of Greenpeace.

Synopsis:

Table of Contents

PART I: MAKING OF A RADICAL

Early Influences

A Turning Point

In a Family Way

Radicalization

Leaving the USA

Greenpeace is Conceived

PART II: CONFRONTING THE BOMB

Preparations

Assessing the Crew

The Crossing

An Epiphany

Getting Busted

Decisions. Decisions

Heroes

The Bomb Goes Off

PART III: GREENPEACE IS BEAUTIFUL

An Expanding Vision

Back to the Land

Green Movement Roots

Survival on the Farm

PART IV: GREEN ACTION

Real Politique

The Greens Organize

Greenpeace Calls

The Cruise Catcher

You Can't Sink a Rainbow

Green Power

PART V: AS IF SURVIVAL MATTERS

Watersheds

Towards a Global Green Constitution

UNCED

Reflections

APPENDIX: Technical Analysis and Risks of Nuclear Testing on Amchitka

Product Details

ISBN:
9781551641669
Author:
Bohlen, Jim
Publisher:
Black Rose Books
Author:
M
Author:
Bohlen, Ji
Location:
Montrâeal
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Naturalists/Gardeners
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Environmental policy
Subject:
Environmental protection
Subject:
Social history
Subject:
Scientists
Subject:
Deep ecology
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Greenpeace Foundation - History
Subject:
Bohlen, Jim
Subject:
Environmental Studies-Environment
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
106-559
Publication Date:
20001131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
500
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.8 in 11.2 oz

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An important part of the history of the environmental movement: the origins, birth, and exploits of Greenpeace.
"Synopsis" by ,
Table of Contents

PART I: MAKING OF A RADICAL

Early Influences

A Turning Point

In a Family Way

Radicalization

Leaving the USA

Greenpeace is Conceived

PART II: CONFRONTING THE BOMB

Preparations

Assessing the Crew

The Crossing

An Epiphany

Getting Busted

Decisions. Decisions

Heroes

The Bomb Goes Off

PART III: GREENPEACE IS BEAUTIFUL

An Expanding Vision

Back to the Land

Green Movement Roots

Survival on the Farm

PART IV: GREEN ACTION

Real Politique

The Greens Organize

Greenpeace Calls

The Cruise Catcher

You Can't Sink a Rainbow

Green Power

PART V: AS IF SURVIVAL MATTERS

Watersheds

Towards a Global Green Constitution

UNCED

Reflections

APPENDIX: Technical Analysis and Risks of Nuclear Testing on Amchitka

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