The Resource A passion for this earth, foreword by Bill McKibben ; edited by Michelle Benjamin, (electronic resource)

A passion for this earth, foreword by Bill McKibben ; edited by Michelle Benjamin, (electronic resource)

Label
A passion for this earth
Title
A passion for this earth
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Bill McKibben ; edited by Michelle Benjamin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Personal, practical, political, full of wonder and rage, this collection of original essays by some of the world's most influential writers, scientists, and activists continues the conversation that the inimitable David Suzuki began more than fifty years ago."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
333.7
Index
no index present
LC call number
GF47
LC item number
.P37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Michelle
  • David Suzuki Foundation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Environmental protection
  • Nature
  • Environmentalism
  • Environmental policy
Label
A passion for this earth, foreword by Bill McKibben ; edited by Michelle Benjamin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=BAA388D1-A050-4892-8DB0-288E935AFC27
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "David Suzuki Foundation"
  • "Greystone Books"
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword / Bill McKibben -- Falling in love with the wild -- Saved by the sea / David Helvarg -- The question / Rick Bass -- The old man on his back / Sharon Butala -- Web around a tree / Adrian Forsyth -- The real stuff / Richard Mabey -- Rise up and reclaim -- My credo / Helen Caldicott -- The ecologist / Paul Hawken -- Three ships / Sherilyn MacGregor -- Confessions of a former environmental skeptic / Michael Shermer -- The mechanical savior: nature and the illusion of technology / Wayne Grady -- Building backwards / Alan Weisman -- Uncompromising dedication -- Toward a real Kyoto protocol / Ross Gelbspan -- Why we should care about the ocean / Heike K. Lotze & Boris Worm -- Save the environment: take back the media / Doug Moss -- Fools' paradise / Ronald Wright -- Making a difference / Jim Peacock & Shelly Peers -- Let every tongue speak and each heart feel / Carl Safina -- Travels with David Suzuki -- The geography of hope / Thomas Berger -- Early years with David Suzuki / John Lucchesi -- The wonder of the natural world / Robyn Williams
Control code
ocn717020086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 230 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926685052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)717020086
Label
A passion for this earth, foreword by Bill McKibben ; edited by Michelle Benjamin, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=BAA388D1-A050-4892-8DB0-288E935AFC27
Publication
Note
  • "David Suzuki Foundation"
  • "Greystone Books"
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword / Bill McKibben -- Falling in love with the wild -- Saved by the sea / David Helvarg -- The question / Rick Bass -- The old man on his back / Sharon Butala -- Web around a tree / Adrian Forsyth -- The real stuff / Richard Mabey -- Rise up and reclaim -- My credo / Helen Caldicott -- The ecologist / Paul Hawken -- Three ships / Sherilyn MacGregor -- Confessions of a former environmental skeptic / Michael Shermer -- The mechanical savior: nature and the illusion of technology / Wayne Grady -- Building backwards / Alan Weisman -- Uncompromising dedication -- Toward a real Kyoto protocol / Ross Gelbspan -- Why we should care about the ocean / Heike K. Lotze & Boris Worm -- Save the environment: take back the media / Doug Moss -- Fools' paradise / Ronald Wright -- Making a difference / Jim Peacock & Shelly Peers -- Let every tongue speak and each heart feel / Carl Safina -- Travels with David Suzuki -- The geography of hope / Thomas Berger -- Early years with David Suzuki / John Lucchesi -- The wonder of the natural world / Robyn Williams
Control code
ocn717020086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 230 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926685052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)717020086

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