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World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse

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We are in a race between political and natural tipping points. Can we close coal-fired power plants fast enough to save the Greenland ice sheet and avoid catastrophic sea level rise? Can we raise water productivity fast enough to halt the depletion of aquifers and avoid water-driven food shortages? Can we cope with peak water and peak oil at the same time? These are some of the issues Lester R. Brown skillfully distills in . Bringing decades of research and analysis into play, he provides the responses needed to reclaim our future.

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In this urgent time, calls out the pivotal environmental issues and how to solve them now.

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Lester R. Brown

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ISBN:
9780393339499
Author:
Brown, Lester R
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Brown, Lester R.
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Environmental Conservation & Protection - General
Subject:
Environmental Studies-Environment
Publication Date:
20110131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 1 in

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