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Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Richard Reese - Goodreads

James Howard Kunstler wrote The Long Emergency, which describes the fossil fuel tsunami, and how it is likely to shape our way of life in the coming decades. Kunstler's perspective is based on serious ... Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - PS Carrillo - Goodreads

The message in this book is essentially that our post industrial lives of comfort and convenience will soon be over. And while it is understandable to rely emotionally on the idea of alternative ... Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Rue Roberts - Goodreads

Powerful ideas- particular the idea of railroads inevitably replacing cars! Haven't been able to get that delightful idea out of my head since! Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Leftbanker - Goodreads

The Geography of Nowhere was basically an instruction book as to how we could have avoided much of what James Howard Kunstler talks about in this book which is mostly the end of the free ride as far ... Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

scary true...motivating to plant a garden and some trees, and hoard food, and get solar lights, and pray a whole lot Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Justreadin - Goodreads

Enjoyed this! Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Shannon Mccalla - Goodreads

Fabulous! Instead of parroting the current belief- that we'll have new usable technology by the time we run out of oil- so let's eat drink and be merry- this book sounds the call to think long and ... Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

I agree with the main premises, the effects of peak oil and global climate change are going to change the way most people live on this planet. There doesn't appear to be any political will to do ... Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Monica - Goodreads

Excellent book. Covers all aspects of the current oil decline. Read full review

Review: The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

Kunster is a genius, but I was depressed after reading this one! Top 10 book. Read full review


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