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The great disruption

how the climate crisis will change everything (for the better)

by Paul Gilding

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Published by Bloomsbury Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPaul Gilding
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM861 .G55 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383916M
ISBN 109781608192236
LC Control Number2010035843
OCLC/WorldCa639161294


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Paul Gilding’s book The Great Disruption was released around the world over to wide acclaim. It is now being translated into various languages. The Dutch edition has been released (see here) with the German version due for release in late A bracing assessment of the planetary crisis that we can no longer avoid-and.

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