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Main Title Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution-- and how it can renew America /
Author Friedman, Thomas L.
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux,
Place Published New York
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 234316165
Subject Added Ent Green movement--United States.; United States--Social conditions--1980-; United States--Environmental conditions.; environmental policies.; energy policies.; climatic change.; environmental protection.; socioeconomic organization.; government.; usa.; china.; Ecology.; Erneuerung.--(DE-588)4152832-3; èOkologische Bewegung.--(DE-588)4115439-3; USA.--(DE-588)4078704-7; Energy policy--United States.; Climate--Government policy--United States.; Energy resources--United States.; Renewable energy resources--United States.; Environmental policy--United States.; Miljèopolitik--Fèorenta staterna.; Miljèofrêagor--Fèorenta staterna.; Grèona rèorelsen--Fèorenta staterna.; Green technology--United States.; Climatic changes.; Power resources--Environmental aspects.
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EIAM HD9502.U52F75 2008 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 12/21/2009
EJAM HD9502.U52F75 2008 2 cys Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/29/2009
EJDM HD9502.U52F75 2008 OASQA Library/Fort Meade,MD 08/03/2009
ELBM GE197.F76 2008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/15/2015
EOAM GE197.F76 2008 Sustainability Collection Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 04/20/2010
ERAM GE197 .F76 2008 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 10/04/2010
Edition 1st ed.
Collation 438 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes index.
Contents Notes pt. 1. Where we are -- Where birds don't fly -- Today's date : 1 E.C.E. Today's weather : hot, flat, and crowded -- pt. 2. How we got here -- Our carbon copies (or, too many Americans) -- Fill 'er up with dictators -- Global weirding -- The age of Noah -- Energy poverty -- Green is the new red, white, and blue -- pt. 3. How we move forward -- 205 easy ways to save the earth -- The energy internet : when IT meets ET -- The Stone Age didn't end because we ran out of stones -- If it isn't boring, it isn't green -- A million Noahs, a million arks -- Outgreening al-Qaeda (or, buy one, get four free) -- pt. 4. China -- Can red China become green China? -- pt. 5. America -- China for a day (but not for two) -- A democratic China, or a banana republic? Friedman's bestseller "The World Is Flat" has helped millions of readers to see globalization in a new way. Now the author brings a fresh outlook to the crises of destabilizing climate change and rising competition for energy.
PUB Date Free Form 2008
BIB Level m
LCCN 2008930589
OCLC TAG 19s 180752036; 475350056
ISBN 9780374166854; 0374166854
OCLC Time Stamp 20150611122147
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03600cam 2200673 a 45020