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BeschreibungFrom the acclaimed author of "High Tide" comes this frank and shocking assessment of the future of our earth if current rates of global warming persist. A TV film of the book will be shown on the National Geographic channel from February.
PortraitMark Lynas is an activist, journalist and traveller. He was editor of the website www.oneworld.net and has made many appearances in the press and TV as a commentator on environmental issues. He also throws custard pies at lunatics who pronounce global warming a fantasy. He is the author of 'High Tide: News from a Warming World'. He lives in Oxford.
Pressestimmen'Scientists predict that global temperatures will rise by between one and six degrees over the course of this century and Mark Lynas paints a chilling, degree-by-degree picture of the devastation likely to ensue unless we act now..."Six Degrees" is a rousing and vivid plea to choose a different future.' Daily Mail 'The saga of how, in the world as imagined by thousands of computer-modelling studies, global warming kicks in degree by degree. "Six Degrees", I tell you now, is terrifying.' Sunday Times 'Brilliant and higly readable.' Sunday Times
Untertitel: Our Future on a Hotter Planet. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: HarperCollins Publishers
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2008
Seitenanzahl: 288 Seiten