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This is the way the world ends : how droughts and die-offs, heat waves and hurricanes are converging on America / Jeff Nesbit.

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  • 5 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 363.7 Nes (Text) 32604000205388 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 363.7.c Nesbit, Jeff (Text) 78294000269095 New Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 10/31/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 363.7 NES (Text) 34330513286675 Adult - New Non-Fiction Books Checked out 11/03/2018
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Peru PL - Peru 363.7 NESBIT J (Text) 53069000508052 NEW BOOK Checked out 11/07/2018
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 363.7 NES (Text) 70741000155013 Adult Non Fiction Available -
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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 363.7 Nesbit (Text) 78292000375216 Adult New Book Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250160461
  • ISBN: 1250160464
  • Physical Description: xvii, 316 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-306) and index.
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The world itself won’t end, of course. Only ours will: our livelihoods, our homes, our cultures. And we’re squarely at the tipping point. Longer droughts in the Middle East. Growing desertification in China and Africa. The monsoon season shrinking in India. Amped-up heat waves in Australia. More intense hurricanes reaching America. Water wars in the Horn of Africa. Rebellions, refugees and starving children across the globe. These are not disconnected events. These are the pieces of a larger puzzle that environmental expert Jeff Nesbit puts together Unless we start addressing the causes of climate change and stop simply navigating its effects, we will be facing a series of unstoppable catastrophes by the time our preschoolers graduate from college. Our world is in trouble – right now. This Is the Way the World Ends tells the real stories of the substantial impacts to Earth’s systems unfolding across each continent. The bad news? Within two decades or so, our carbon budget will reach a point of no return. But there’s good news. Like every significant challenge we’ve faced―from creating civilization in the shadow of the last ice age to the Industrial Revolution―we can get out of this box canyon by understanding the realities and changing the worn-out climate conversation to one that’s relevant to every person. Nesbit provides a clear blueprint for real-time, workable solutions we can tackle together.-- Amazon
Subject: Global environmental change.
Environmental policy > Moral and ethical aspects.

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