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The 13th Commandment Unabridged
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Price: $13.13 USD. Words: 84,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The 13th Commandment depicts the life and times of John Donovan, a 2nd generation Irish descendant growing up in the Southwest oil fields of the USA, starting from prior to WW II to circa 2011. The book covers John's education and career, which spanned across several continents, and the economy. John is a chemical engineer and has included a very enlightening scientific section on the environment.
El Mito del Desarrollo Sustentable
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Nos acercamos peligrosamente a una crisis planetaria de tipo ecológica y ambiental. Pero los problemas no se solucionarán haciendo sustentable el desarrollo, ya que las causas van mucho más lejos y son mucho más difíciles de revertir. Este libro pretende desmistificar una solución que intereses poderosos han prometido como verdadera y definitiva, mientras dilapidan enormes sumas de dinero.
Habitat: The Ecopolitical Nation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
At a time when Catalonia, Scotland, Quebec and other small nations may be about to achieve their independence, the Catalan author Ignasi Ribó presents a new and revolutionary theory of the nation. In Habitat: The Ecopolitical Nation, he shows that there is a real alternative to the model of the nation-state and to the modern project of building increasingly larger states.
Wild Mush Rooms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Short stories hide among saucy and serious poems, song parodies and liberal skeptic opinions on subjects from global warming to fem lib, drugs, condoms, how Castro helps Miami and much more. Like wild mushrooms, most items in this book are yummy but some may be tasteless or toxic.
Global Warming : Is it Real?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
There is much discussion today concerning global warming, is it real or just another one of the many crisis that the main stream media bestows upon us?
Energy Innovation: Fixing the Technical Fix
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Energy policy is a mess of tangled problems and political conflicts. Many look to technology to break the logjam. But breakthrough innovations are needed to make "clean" energy cheap. With a plan emphasizing open international participation, crowdsourcing, and crowdfunding, Lewis Perelman's "Energy Innovation" provides an original, timely roadmap toward a more energy-secure global economy.
New Efficient Government
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Governments are faced with 3 key challenges: Effectively using public finances, supporting sustainable economy and ensuring the security of environmental resources. However, governments face growing debt burdens and environmental liabilities. Learn about debt reduction and good environmental management options through focused spending and efficient policy decisions. Explores citizen influence
Climate Change and Global Warming - National Global Change Research Plan 2012-2021: A Strategic Plan For The U.S. Global Change Research Program, Carbon Dioxide, Sea Levels, Ecosystems, Models
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
This important new report from the United States Global Change Research Program outlines plans for studying climate change, global warming, and other global changes over the next decade.
Geothermal Energy Guide: Clean Energy, Economic Development, Direct Use, Government Research Program, Geothermal Power Overview
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a unique compilation of government documents about geothermal power, covering many aspects of this important source of green energy.
The Lummox
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
An epic poem for our times – it’s short and has pictures – The Lummox explores loss, redemption and environmental protection.
Environmental Issues for Real
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Environmental Issues for Real by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield takes a fresh look at what we believe are our environmental challenges. Read something different about how we might look at our world.
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better
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Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Brian Rathbone. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better is an ebook highlighting the success of the WNC Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project. WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better showcases the diverse group of forest enterprises participating in the Western North Carolina Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project.
Arctic Operations and the Northwest Passage: Department of Defense (DOD) Report to Congress on the Effect of Climate Change, Arctic Warming, National Security, Infrastructure, Icebreakers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This is a flowing-text ebook format reproduction of an important Department of Defense (DOD) report on Arctic operations addressing strategic national security objectives, needed mission capabilities, an assessment of changing the Unified Command Plan (UCP), needed basing infrastructure, and the status of and need for icebreakers.
Something's Rotten in Compost City - A Primer on the Politics of Food
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Why in a world of plenty are people still going hungry? This is the central question posed by the author in Something’s Rotten in Compost City, A Primer on the Politics of Food. The book takes a lighter look at food politics, drawing on the author's personal and often comical adventures, as well as inspiring stories and models from around the world.
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul: Creating the Social, Economic, and Religious Transformations Required by Global Warming
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 178,520. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Restoring Earth, Community, and Soul is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary analysis of global warming. The book summarizes climate change in all its dimensions: causes, consequences, and solutions. It demonstrates that in all of these dimensions, two very different ways of thinking frame our understanding across all disciplines, including, most notably, science, economics, politics, and religion.
The Rape of Britain - Wind Farms and the Destruction of our Environment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Hard-hitting attack on the government’s windfarms policy, backed up by data and delivered in an engaging style.
Ghetto Plainsman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Gritty, raw and spiritual, Ghetto Plainsman chronicles one man’s triumph over humiliation, self-hatred, anger and violence in a chaotic journey between urban survival and the life-or-death struggles of the ravaged American Great Plains. This gripping parable takes us from the streets to the even more devastated American West and finally into a place of deeper healing for us all.
Fukushima; Nuclear Disaster on the ring of fire
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Fukushima takes an in-depth look at the March, 2011 nuclear disaster that occurred as a result of one the most powerful earthquakes ever to hit Japan. In his lively and conversational writing style, Sargent puts the tragedy in useful scientific and political context by exploring what led the Japanese to build 55 nuclear power plants on one of the most seismically active locations on Earth.
Kids Before Trees
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(4.00 from 1 review)
We are not running out of oil or destroying our planet, but you're paying higher taxes and prices as a result of the relentless flood of crisis reports that tell us we are. We're being bilked out of billions of dollars by false scientists and greedy editors. They use phoney claims and half-baked reports to profiteer from the business of fear. They're stealing from the poor and needy, and from you.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (3)
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You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Comment sortir du nucléaire? Quelles sont les options, tant sur le plan énergétique que politique? Réponses argumentées à 4 objections pro-nucléaire: le nucléaire, c'est pas cher; le nucléaire, c'est l'indépendance énergétique de la France; le nucléaire, en France, c'est sûr, nous avons les meilleures normes de sécurité au monde; sans le nucléaire, on retourne à la bougie.