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The Global Warming Survival Kit: The Must-have Guide to Overcoming Extreme Weather, Power Cuts, Food Shortages and Other Climate Change Disasters

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By: Brian Clegg

Bantam Press

Paperback | #176767 | ISBN-13: 9780553819083
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Few now dispute that we face climate change. We need to plan for the worst. But good advice has been hard to come by - until now. "The Global Warming Survival Kit" takes you through a multitude of scenarios, including: how to keep safe when all power is lost and all hell breaks loose; how to get drinkable water; how to keep cool and/or warm; what to eat to stay alive; essential survival equipment; where to live to minimize the impact of climate change; how to use your natural creativity to enhance your chances of survival. And much, much more. We can all hope that the worst scenario won't happen - but it might.

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Brian Clegg was educated at Manchester Grammar School and read Natural Sciences at Cambridge, specialising in experimental physics. He spent a year at Lancaster University gaining a second MA in Operational Research and then joined British Airways, where he worked for 17 years on a wide range of projects. In 1994 he launched a new career providing creativity consultancy to corporations and writing for magazines and books. His clients have included BA, Smith Kline Beecham, the BBC, the Treasury and the Met Office. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He is also the editor of the successful book review site. Brian Clegg lives in a Wiltshire village with his wife and two children.

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