The New Atlas of Planet Management / Edition 1

The New Atlas of Planet Management / Edition 1

by Norman Myers
     
 


PRAISE FOR THE PREVIOUS EDITION:

"An extraordinary, vitally important book. It shows what a complex and magnificent world we have inherited, how it works, what bad stewards we have been, and, most important, how we can mend our ways before it is too late and we find ourselves breeding like greenfly on a cinder. It is, in fact, a sort of blueprint for our

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PRAISE FOR THE PREVIOUS EDITION:

"An extraordinary, vitally important book. It shows what a complex and magnificent world we have inherited, how it works, what bad stewards we have been, and, most important, how we can mend our ways before it is too late and we find ourselves breeding like greenfly on a cinder. It is, in fact, a sort of blueprint for our survival."—Gerald Durrell

"An overwhelming book."—Time Out

"A remarkable, comprehensive view of the balance of folly and wisdom."—The Guardian

"Read this book. Don't just read it: buy it! Present a copy to your college library; send one to your congressman; if you lend your own copy, get it back! If any book can teach a nation how to control its collective self interest, it is [this book]."—New Scientist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520238794
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
11/14/2005
Edition description:
First Edition, Revised Edition
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
1,328,931
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 12.63(h) x 1.00(d)

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