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The Resource Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America, Thomas L. Friedman

Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America, Thomas L. Friedman

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Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America
Title
Hot, flat, and crowded
Title remainder
why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L. Friedman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
UPZ
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Friedman, Thomas L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GE197
LC item number
.F76 2008a
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green movement
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America, Thomas L. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
I. WHERE WE ARE. Where birds don't fly -- Today's date: 1 E.C.E. Today's weather: hot, flat, and crowded -- II. 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 -- III. 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) -- IV. CHINA. Can red China become green China? -- V. AMERICA. China for a day (but not for two) -- A democratic China, or a banana republic?
Control code
234316165
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780374166854
Lccn
2008930589
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)234316165
Label
Hot, flat, and crowded : why we need a green revolution--and how it can renew America, Thomas L. Friedman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
I. WHERE WE ARE. Where birds don't fly -- Today's date: 1 E.C.E. Today's weather: hot, flat, and crowded -- II. 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 -- III. 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) -- IV. CHINA. Can red China become green China? -- V. AMERICA. China for a day (but not for two) -- A democratic China, or a banana republic?
Control code
234316165
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
438 p.
Isbn
9780374166854
Lccn
2008930589
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)234316165

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