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Hot, flat, and crowded : why the world needs a green revolution--and how we can renew our global future

Author: Thomas L Friedman
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2008.
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Friedman proposes that an ambitious national strategy, which he calls 'Code-Green', is not only what we need to save the planet from overheating - it is what we need to make us all healthier, richer, more innovative, more productive, and more secure.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Friedman, Thomas L.
Hot, flat, and crowded.
London : Allen Lane, 2008
(OCoLC)760879893
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas L Friedman
ISBN: 9781846141294 184614129X 9781846141638 184614163X
OCLC Number: 228197698
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 438 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Thomas L. Friedman.

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Brings a fresh outlook to the crises of destabilizing climate change and rising competition for energy - both of which could poison our world if we do not act quickly and collectively. This title  Read more...

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