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An Inconvenient Truth

The Crisis of Global Warming

An Inconvenient Truth( )
Author: Gore, Al
Adapted by: O'Connor, Jane
ISBN:978-0-670-06272-0
Publication Date:Apr 2007
Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group
Imprint:Viking Books for Young Readers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.00
Book Description:

Former Vice President Al Gore's New York Times #1 bestselling book is a daring call to action, exposing the shocking reality of how humankind has aided in the destruction of our planet and the future we face if we do not take action to stop global warming. Now, Viking has adapted this book for the most important audience of all: today's youth, who have no choice but to confront this climate crisis head-on.

Dramatic full-color photos, illustrations, and graphs combine with...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.5 x 9.06 x 0.53 Inches
Book Weight:1.125 Pounds
Author Biography
Gore, Al (Author)
Politician and businessman Al Gore was born on March 31, 1948. In 1969, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Harvard College. He represented Tennessee in the House of Representatives from 1977-1985 and the Senate from 1985-1993. He was Vice-President of the United States from 1993-2001. He is currently the president of Current TV, chairman of Generation Investment Management, director on the board of Apple Inc., and senior advisor to Google Inc.

He lectures on the topic of global warming awareness and prevention and starred in the documentary An Inconvenient Truth, which won the 2007 Academy Award for Documentary Feature. He was awarded the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize along with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for their efforts to educate others about climate change and to find ways to counteract it.

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