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The Heat is On: The Climate Crisis, the Cover-Up, the Prescription

By: Ross Gelbspan (Author)

276 pages, no illustrations

Perseus Running Press

Paperback | Sep 1998 | #94244 | ISBN: 0738200255
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About this book

Exposes the relationship between oil and coal interests, conservative politicians and vocal 'scientific sceptics' (in the USA).


Contents

Introduction: Climate Change Is Here. Now.; Of Termites and Computer Models; The Battle for Control of Reality; A Congressional Book Burning; The Changing Climate of Business: Boom or Bankruptcy; After Rio: The Swamp of Diplomacy; Headlines from the Planet; The Coming Permanent State of Emergency; One Pathway to a Future; Appendix: A Scientific Critique of the Greenhouse Skeptics; Notes; Index


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