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An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming

Author: Al Gore
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Young readers' version of the recent documentary film's companion adult volume.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Teen nonfiction
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Gore
ISBN: 9780747590965 0747590966
OCLC Number: 137282176
Notes: Adaptation of: An inconvenient truth ; by Al Gore, 2006.
Rev. ed. originally published: [New York] : Viking, 2007.
Awards: Short-listed for British Book Awards: TV & Film Book of the Year 2007
Description: 191 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 23 cm
Contents: 1 Our Changing Planet --
2 A Silent Alarm --
3 Cold, Hard Evidence --
4 Hurricane Watch --
5 Extremely Wet, Extremely Dry --
6 The Ends of the Earth: The North Pole --
7 The Ends of the Earth: The South Pole --
8 A New Atlas? --
9 Deep Trouble --
10 Hazardous to Your Health --
11 Off Balance --
12 Collision Course --
13 Technology's Side Effects --
14 ʺDenial Ain't Just a River in Egyptʺ --
15 Crisis = Opportunity.
Responsibility: Al Gore.

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Talks about the urgent need to solve the problems of climate change, presenting facts and information on various aspects of global warming, using explanatory diagrams and dramatic photos to clarify  Read more...

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