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An Inconvenient Truth

The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do about It

An Inconvenient Truth( )
Author: Gore, Al
ISBN:978-1-4379-6349-6
Publication Date:Feb 2009
Publisher:DIANE Publishing Company
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $22.00
Book Description:

Former V.P. Al Gore argues that while our climate crisis may at times appear to be happening slowly, in fact it is happening very quickly -- and has become a true planetary emergency. In order to face down the danger that is stalking us and move through it, we first have to recognize that we are facing a crisis. So why is it that our leaders seem not to hear such warnings? Are they resisting the truth because they know that the moment they acknowledge it, they will face a moral...
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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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