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Beyond Earth Day : fulfilling the promise

Author: Gaylord Nelson; Susan Campbell; Paul R Wozniak
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gaylord Nelson is known and respected throughout the world as a founding father of the modern environmental movement and creator of Earth Day, the most influential public awareness campaign ever undertaken on behalf of global stewardship." "Now in the twilight of his career, Nelson offers guidance to a new generation. With the same eloquence that rallied the public more than thirty years ago, he details today's
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gaylord Nelson; Susan Campbell; Paul R Wozniak
ISBN: 0299180409 9780299180409
OCLC Number: 49260708
Description: xx, 201 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. --
pt. 1. The Earth and Its Day. Ch. 1. Earth Day: When the People Spoke. Ch. 2. Report Card on the Earth --
pt. 2. Imperiled Planet. Ch. 3. Windows on the World. Ch. 4. Vanishing Resources. Ch. 5. An Invisible Threat --
pt. 3. Environmentalism: Then and Now. Ch. 6. Complacent Planet? --
pt. 4. An Environmental Agenda for the Twenty-first Century. Ch. 7. Achieving Sustainability --
App. 1. Letter to John F. Kennedy --
App. 2. Introduction to "Environmental Agenda for Earth Day 1970."
Responsibility: Gaylord Nelson with Susan Campbell and Paul Wozniak ; with a foreword by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
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Former US senator and governor of Wisconsin and creator of Earth Day Gaylord Nelson presents an urgent message to the planet based on his decades of advocacy and scientific study. He details the  Read more...

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