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An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming

Author: Al Gore
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The former vice-president details the factors contributing to the growing climate crisis, describes changes to the environment caused by global warming, and discusses the shift in environmental policy that is needed to avert disaster.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Gore
ISBN: 9780670062713 : HRD 0670062715 : HRD
OCLC Number: 676816890
Description: 200 pages : color illustrations
Responsibility: Al Gore.

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The former vice-president details the factors contributing to the growing climate crisis, describes changes to the environment caused by global warming, and discusses the shift in environmental policy that is needed to avert disaster.

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