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Where Climate Is Heading

Written by Climate Central


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from the much-praised climate change primer Global Weirdness, written by Climate Central, the nonprofit, nonpartisan source for all things climate-related: a straightforward, unbiased, peer-reviewed, roll-up-your-sleeves practical account of what we can expect from climate change in the future. 

Over the last several decades, human greenhouse gas emissions have... Read more >
Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806475
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $12.95

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
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Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345806468
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $7.99

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Ten Billion
Ten Billion
Written by Stephen Emmott, Read by Jonathan Cowley
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193078
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Ten Billion

Written by Stephen Emmott
Read by Jonathan Cowley


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $10.00

A VINTAGE ORIGINAL

Just over two hundred years ago, there were one billion humans on Earth.

There are now over seven billion of us.

And, sometime this century, the world population will reach at least ten billion.

Deforestation. Desertification. Species extinction. Global warming. Growing threats to food and water. The driving issues of our times are... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Whole Story of Climate
The Whole Story of Climate
Written by E. Kirsten Peters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146726
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The Whole Story of Climate
What Science Reveals About the Nature of Endless Change
Written by E. Kirsten Peters


Format: Hardcover, 290 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $26.00

In the publicity surrounding global warming, climate scientists are usually the experts consulted by the media. We rarely hear from geologists, who for almost two hundred years have been studying the history of Earth's dramatic and repeated climate revolutions, as revealed in the evidence of rocks and landscapes. This book, written... Read more >
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The Whole Story of Climate
What Science Reveals About the Nature of Endless Change
Written by E. Kirsten Peters


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $14.99

In the publicity surrounding global warming, climate scientists are usually the experts consulted by the media. We rarely hear from geologists, who for almost two hundred years have been studying the history of Earth's dramatic and repeated climate revolutions, as revealed in the evidence of rocks and landscapes. This book, written... Read more >
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Fools Rule
Fools Rule
Written by William Marsden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307398253
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Fools Rule
Inside the Failed Politics of Climate Change
Written by William Marsden


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $17.95

From the National Business Book Award-winning author of Stupid to the Last Drop, a captivating polemic on the global failure to deal with climate change.
 
Kyoto, 1997. Montreal, 2005. Copenhagen, 2009. Cancun, 2010. In Fools Rule, Marsden illustrates how inefficient and short-sighted political negotiations have become despite mounting scientific evidence that immediate...

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Finding Higher Ground
Finding Higher Ground
Written by Amy Seidl
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807084991
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Finding Higher Ground
Adaptation in the Age of Warming
Written by Amy Seidl


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $18.00

While much of the global warming conversation rightly focuses on reducing our carbon footprint, the reality is that even if we were to immediately cease emissions, we would still face climate change into the next millennium. In Finding Higher Ground, Amy Seidl takes the uniquely positive—yet realistic—position that humans and animals... Read more >
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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jim Robbins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369994
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The Man Who Planted Trees
A Story of Lost Groves, the Science of Trees, and a Plan to Save the Planet
Written by Jim Robbins


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $12.99

The Man Who Planted Trees is the inspiring story of David Milarch’s quest to clone the biggest trees on the planet in order to save our forests and ecosystem—as well as a hopeful lesson about how each of us has the ability to make a difference.

“When is the best time to...

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The Man Who Planted Trees
The Man Who Planted Trees
Written by Jim Robbins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069064
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The Man Who Planted Trees
Lost Groves, Champion Trees, and an Urgent Plan to Save the Planet
Written by Jim Robbins


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $25.00

The Man Who Planted Trees is the inspiring story of David Milarch’s quest to clone the biggest trees on the planet in order to save our forests and ecosystem—as well as a hopeful lesson about how each of us has the ability to make a difference.

“When is the best time to...

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Fools Rule
Fools Rule
Written by William Marsden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307366733
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Fools Rule
Inside the Failed Politics of Climate Change
Written by William Marsden


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $13.99

This eloquent, rage-inciting polemic about the global failure to deal with climate change will appeal to readers of Tim Flannery, George Monbiot and Bill McKibben - and anyone concerned with the economic and environmental future of our planet.

Kyoto, 1997. Montreal, 2005. Copenhagen, 2009. Cancun, 2010. In Fools Rule, Marsden illustrates how... Read more >
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Finding Higher Ground
Finding Higher Ground
Written by Amy Seidl
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807085981
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Finding Higher Ground
Adaptation in the Age of Warming
Written by Amy Seidl


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $24.95

While much of the global warming conversation rightly focuses on reducing our carbon footprint, the reality is that even if we were to immediately cease emissions, we would still face climate change into the next millennium. In Finding Higher Ground, Amy Seidl takes the uniquely positive—yet realistic—position that humans and animals... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Finding Higher Ground
Adaptation in the Age of Warming
Written by Amy Seidl


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $24.95

While much of the global warming conversation rightly focuses on reducing our carbon footprint, the reality is that even if we were to immediately cease emissions, we would still face climate change into the next millennium. In Finding Higher Ground, Amy Seidl takes the uniquely positive—yet realistic—position that humans and animals... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Dreams
Dreams
Written by Derrick Jensen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229309
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Dreams

Written by Derrick Jensen


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $24.95

Jensen's furthest-reaching book yet, Dreams challenges the "destructive nihilism" of writers like Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris who believe that there is no reality outside what can be measured using the tools of science. He introduces the mythologies of ancient cultures and modern indigenous peoples as evidence of alternative ways of... Read more >
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Curiosity Guides: Global Climate Change
Curiosity Guides: Global Climate Change
Written by Ernest Zebrowski
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936140169
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Curiosity Guides: Global Climate Change

Written by Ernest Zebrowski


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

"Climate change? Global warming?"... We've probably all heard these words over and over again, from media reporters, from elected officials, and even from friends and co-workers. Scientists argue about what they mean for our future.

What is the truth? How can we decipher exactly what really are the effects of environmental damage?... Read more >
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Curiosity Guides: Global Climate Change

Written by Ernest Zebrowski


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $9.99

"Climate change? Global warming?"... We've probably all heard these words over and over again, from media reporters, from elected officials, and even from friends and co-workers. Scientists argue about what they mean for our future.

What is the truth? How can we decipher exactly what really are the effects of environmental damage?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
As the World Burns
50 Simple Things You Can Do to Stay in Denial-A Graphic Novel
Written by Derrick Jensen and Stephanie McMillan


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Two of America's most talented activists team up to deliver a bold and hilarious satire of modern environmental policy in this fully illustrated graphic novel. The U.S. government gives robot machines from space permission to eat the earth in exchange for bricks of gold. A one-eyed bunny rescues his friends from... Read more >
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Dead Heat
Global Justice and Global Warming
Written by Tom Athanasiou and Paul Baer


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

Today's "extreme weather events" (record-breaking heat waves, droughts, and melting ice caps) foreshadow an increasingly unstable and dire future. Yet, despite all, the US government continues to reject the Kyoto Protocol, to deny the catastrophic consequences of oil dependency, and to define the politics of oil as the politics of U.S... Read more >
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Dreams

Written by Derrick Jensen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

Jensen's furthest-reaching book yet, Dreams challenges the "destructive nihilism" of writers like Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris who believe that there is no reality outside what can be measured using the tools of science. He introduces the mythologies of ancient cultures and modern indigenous peoples as evidence of alternative ways of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Early Spring
Early Spring
Written by Amy Seidl, Introduction by Bill McKibben
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807085974
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Early Spring
An Ecologist and Her Children Wake to a Warming World
Written by Amy Seidl
Introduction by Bill McKibben


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

The human heart is the most sensitive instrument, and that is why Amy Seidl's marvelous book is so important, a new kind of contribution to the rapidly growing library on global warming.—Bill McKibben, from the foreword

Robert Frost wrote about nature and rural life in New England, and Norman Rockwell painted classic... Read more >
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807085950
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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

A 2008 Indie Next Pick

In Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Fred Pearce surveys his home and then sets out to track down the people behind the production and distribution of everything in his daily life, from his socks to his computer to the food in his fridge. It’s a fascinating portrait... Read more >
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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner
Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

A 2008 Indie Next Pick 

In Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Fred Pearce surveys his home and then sets out to track down the people behind the production and distribution of everything in his daily life, from his socks to his computer to the food in his fridge. It’s a fascinating portrait, by turns... Read more >
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With Speed and Violence
With Speed and Violence
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807085776
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With Speed and Violence
Why Scientists Fear Tipping Points in Climate Change
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2008
Price: $15.00

Nature is fragile, environmentalists often tell us. But the lesson of this book is that it is not so. The truth is far more worrying. Nature is strong and packs a serious counterpunch . . . Global warming will very probably unleash unstoppable planetary forces. And they will not be gradual... Read more >
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As the World Burns
As the World Burns
Written by Derrick Jensen and Stephanie McMillan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227770
Our Price: $14.95
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As the World Burns
50 Simple Things You Can Do to Stay in Denial#A Graphic Novel
Written by Derrick Jensen and Stephanie McMillan


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $14.95

Two of America's most talented activists team up to deliver a bold and hilarious satire of modern environmental policy in this fully illustrated graphic novel. The U.S. government gives robot machines from space permission to eat the earth in exchange for bricks of gold. A one-eyed bunny rescues his friends from... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
When the Rivers Run Dry
When the Rivers Run Dry
Written by Fred Pearce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807085738
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When the Rivers Run Dry
Water--The Defining Crisis of the Twenty-first Century
Written by Fred Pearce


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2007
Price: $16.00

In this groundbreaking book, veteran science correspondent Fred Pearce travels to more than thirty countries to examine the current state of crucial water sources. Deftly weaving together the complicated scientific, economic, and historic dimensions of the world water crisis, he provides our most complete portrait yet of this growing danger and... Read more >
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