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The Resource Countdown : our last, best hope for a future on Earth?, Alan Weisman

Countdown : our last, best hope for a future on Earth?, Alan Weisman

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Countdown : our last, best hope for a future on Earth?
Title
Countdown
Title remainder
our last, best hope for a future on Earth?
Statement of responsibility
Alan Weisman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this timely work, Alan Weisman examines how we can shrink our collective human footprint so that we don't stomp any more species -- including our own -- out of existence
Summary
The author visits twenty countries around the world to get their take on the sustainability of human life on the planet, discussing optimum population and how to prosper without endless growth
Tone
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Science and Technology, 2013.
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10220668
Cataloging source
DLC
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Weisman, Alan
Dewey number
304.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GF75
LC item number
.W454 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Nature
  • Overpopulation
  • Ecological carrying capacity
Target audience
adult
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our last, best hope for a future on earth?
Label
Countdown : our last, best hope for a future on Earth?, Alan Weisman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 442-496) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 513 pages
Isbn
9780316097758
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013017113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827082571
  • 1352829
  • (OCoLC)ocn827082571
  • (OCoLC)827082571
  • (OUa)vtls000868233
  • (OCoLC)ocn827082571
Label
Countdown : our last, best hope for a future on Earth?, Alan Weisman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 442-496) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 513 pages
Isbn
9780316097758
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2013017113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827082571
  • 1352829
  • (OCoLC)ocn827082571
  • (OCoLC)827082571
  • (OUa)vtls000868233
  • (OCoLC)ocn827082571

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