A Moment on the Earth: The Coming Age of Environmental Optimism

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Viking, 1995 - Social Science - 745 pages
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Heralding the next wave of environmental concerns, Easterbrook has written a powerful book charting a surprising and fundamental shift toward the positive in environmental events. He shows us how to view abuses from nature's own resilient perspective, and how we must work with nature in our present moment on the Earth to create a nobler future for humankind.

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A voice of reason in the clamor of political correctness. There is no global warming. What is happening now has been a cyclical event repeated hundreds of times over thousands of years. Read full review

Contents

The Dance of the Ages
3
The Green Fortress
25
Time as the Ultimate Resource
46
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About the author (1995)

Gregg Easterbrook is an award-winning journalist and the author of This Magic Moment and A Moment on the Earth. He lives in Washington, D.C.

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