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The future of the Earth : an introduction to sustainable development for children

Author: Yann Arthus-Bertrand; Robert Burleigh; Philippe J Dubois; Valérie Guidoux; Sylvia Bataille
Publisher: New York, NY : H.N. Abrams, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Thirty-six of Yann Arthus-Bertrand's panoramic photographs, taken from the air, are gathered here to illustrate the importance of sustainable development." (From cover).
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Arthus-Bertrand; Robert Burleigh; Philippe J Dubois; Valérie Guidoux; Sylvia Bataille
ISBN: 0810956217 9780810956216
OCLC Number: 57674963
Notes: Col. maps on endpapers.
Description: 71 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: Biodiversity and natural habitats --
Climate changes --
Populations --
Agriculture and production --
Pollution.
Other Titles: Avenir de la terre.
Responsibility: [photographs by] Yann Arthus-Bertrand ; adapted by Robert Burleigh ; text by Philippe J. Dubois and Valérie Guidoux ; drawings by Sylvia Bataille.

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This book for young readers explains sustainable development in easy terms. A primer on mankind's direct and indirect impact on the natural world, it explains how such topics as global trends,  Read more...

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