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Oil and honey : the education of an unlikely activist

Autor Bill McKibben
Vydavatel: New York : Times Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2013.
Vydání/formát:   book_printbook : Biography : English : First editionZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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"Bill McKibben is not a person you'd expect to find handcuffed in the city jail in Washington, D.C. But that's where he spent three days in the summer of 2011, after leading the largest civil disobedience in thirty years to protest the Keystone XL pipeline. A few months later the protesters would see their efforts rewarded when President Obama agreed to put the project on hold. And yet McKibben realized that this  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: Biography
Osoba: Bill McKibben; Bill McKibben
Typ materiálu: Biography
Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Bill McKibben
ISBN: 9780805092844 0805092846
OCLC číslo: 827256969
Popis: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Obsahy: Two lives --
Storms --
Honeybees and congressmen --
Simple --
On the road again --
The wisdom of the hive --
Adrenaline and meditation.
Odpovědnost: Bill McKibben.
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In 2011, Bill McKibben spent three days in the city jail in Washington, DC, after leading the largest civil disobedience to protest the Keystone XL pipeline. A few months later the protesters would  Přečíst více...

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