The Resource An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming, Al Gore

An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming, Al Gore

Label
An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming
Title
An inconvenient truth
Title remainder
the crisis of global warming
Statement of responsibility
Al Gore
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature: Adult Nonfiction, 2007.
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163178
Cataloging source
VHEI
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1948-
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Gore, Al
Dewey number
363.73874
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Melcher Media
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True
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  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental protection
  • Human ecology
Target audience
juvenile
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the planetary emergency of global warming and what we can do about it
Label
An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming, Al Gore
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This revised edition first published in the USA by Viking, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group and Rodale 2007"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in another form in the USA by Rodale 2006"--T.p. verso
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. "Denial ain't just a river in Egypt" -- 15. Crisis = opportunity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
191 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747590965
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) a448410
Label
An inconvenient truth : the crisis of global warming, Al Gore
Publication
Note
  • "This revised edition first published in the USA by Viking, a division of Penguin Young Readers Group and Rodale 2007"--T.p. verso
  • "Originally published in another form in the USA by Rodale 2006"--T.p. verso
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. "Denial ain't just a river in Egypt" -- 15. Crisis = opportunity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
191 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747590965
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports.
System control number
(Sirsi) a448410

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