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Main Title Hell and high water : global warming - the solution and the politics - and what we should do /
Author Romm, Joseph J.
Publisher William Morrow,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 77537768
ISBN 006117212X : 9780061172120
Subjects Global warming ; Global warming--Government policy--United States ; Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric ; Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric--Government policy--United States ; Environmental policy--United States ; Environmental protection--United States ; Human ecology
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EKBM  QC981.8.G56R66 2007 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/11/2008
ELCM  QC981.8.G56R66 2007 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 05/25/2007
Edition 1st ed.
Collation 292 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. {241}-276) and index.
Contents Notes
pt. I: The science and the future. The climate beast -- 2000-2025 : reap the whirlwind -- 2025-2050 : planetary purgatory -- 2050-2100 : hell and high water -- pt. II: The politics and the solution. How climate rhetoric trumps climate reality -- The technology trap and the American way of life -- The electrifying solution -- Peak oil, energy security, and the car of the future -- The U.S.-China suicide pact on climate -- Missing the story of the century -- Conclusion : the end of politics.