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Fight global warming now

Bill McKibben

Fight global warming now

the handbook for taking action in your community

by Bill McKibben

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Published by Henry Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Day of Climate Action, 2007,
  • Green movement -- United States,
  • Global warming,
  • Carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementBill McKibben and the Step It Up Team, Phil Aroneanu ... [et al.]
    SeriesHolt paperback
    ContributionsStep It Up Team
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.G56 M35 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18294981M
    ISBN 100805087044
    ISBN 109780805087048
    LC Control Number2007025492

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