Earth in the balance: forging a new common purpose

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Earthscan, 1992 - Nature - 407 pages
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Review: Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

I read this in Cape May some time before August 1994. It may have been 1992 or 93. I recall at the time I thought, "So what?" It wasn't Earth-shattering. I suspect I would be far more critical today. Read full review

Review: Earth in the Balance: Ecology and the Human Spirit

User Review  - John Wood - Goodreads

The subtitle should be a common sense perspective. Contrary to a popular misconception, Al Gore is definitely not a crackpot. Since this book was written, nearly 100% of scientists believe that global ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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PART III
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PARTI BALANCE AT RISK
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Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Politician and businessman Al Gore was born on March 31, 1948. In 1969, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Harvard College. He represented Tennessee in the House of Representatives from 1977-1985 and the Senate from 1985-1993. He was Vice-President of the United States from 1993-2001. He is currently the president of Current TV, chairman of Generation Investment Management, director on the board of Apple Inc., and senior advisor to Google Inc. He lectures on the topic of global warming awareness and prevention and starred in the documentary An Inconvenient Truth, which won the 2007 Academy Award for Documentary Feature. He was awarded the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize along with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for their efforts to educate others about climate change and to find ways to counteract it.

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