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              Books by Bill Mckibben

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              I'm With the Bears: Short Stories from a Damaged Planet

              I'm With the Bears: Short Stories from a Damaged Planet (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Martin, Mark; Introduction by Mckibben, Bill; Contributions by Atwood, Margaret; Bacigalupi, Paolo; Boyle, T. C.

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              A stellar line-up of fiction writers envision the terrors of impending climate change.

              ISBN 9781844677443
              Released NZ 8 Sep 2011
              Publisher Verso Books
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              The End of Nature
               

              The End of Nature (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mckibben, Bill

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              Reissued on the tenth anniversary of its publication, this classic work on the environmental crisis features a new introduction by the author, reviewing both the progress and ground lost in the fight to save the earth.

              ISBN 9780812976083
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2010
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Biodiesel: Growing a New Energy Economy, 2nd Edition

              Biodiesel: Growing a New Energy Economy, 2nd Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised and expanded second edition)

              By Pahl, Greg; Foreword by Mckibben, Bill

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              Suitable for those trying to keep up with the extremely rapid developments in the biodiesel industry, this second edition concludes with views on where the industry is headed in the years to come from some of its key players. It also explores the increasingly controversial issues... of deforestation and food versus fuel, as well as GMO crops.
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              ISBN 9781933392967
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2008
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?

              Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mckibben, Bill

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              A powerful call to arms from one of the world?s most eminent environmentalists. Thirty years ago, environmentalist Bill McKibben?s bestselling The End of Nature - now regarded as a classic - was the first book to alert us to global warming. Now, in Falter, he suggests that the hu...man race may have played itself out. Climate change, robotics and artificial intelligence may spell the end of humanity as we know it. Unless we act now. Falter tells the story of these converging trends and of the ideological fervour that keeps us from bringing them under control. Drawing on McKibben?s experience in building 350.org, the first global citizens movement to combat climate change, it offers some possible ways out of the trap. We?re at a bleak moment in human history, and we must confront the reality or watch the civilisation our forebears built slip away. This is a timely, sobering and inspiring rallying cry to save not only our planet but also our humanity. 'McKibben is the world?s best green journalist.?-Time 'The most effective environmental activist of our age. Anyone interested in making a difference can learn from him.?-Tim Flannery
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              ISBN 9781760641597
              Published NZ 16 Apr 2019
              Publisher Black Inc
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              Radio Free Vermont
               

              Radio Free Vermont (Hardback)

              By Mckibben, Bill

              -A book that's also the beginning of a movement, Bill McKibben's debut novel Radio Free Vermont follows a band of Vermont patriots who decide that their state might be better off as its own republic. As the host of Radio Free Vermont---underground, underpowered, and underfoot---s...eventy-two-year-old Vern Barclay is currently broadcasting from an -undisclosed and double-secret location.- With the help of a young computer prodigy named Perry Alterson, Vern uses his radio show to advocate for a simple yet radical idea: an independent Vermont, one where the state secedes from the United States and operates under a free local economy. But for now, he and his radio show must remain untraceable, because in addition to being a lifelong Vermonter and concerned citizen, Vern Barclay is also a fugitive from the law. In Radio Free Vermont, Bill McKibben entertains and expands upon an idea that's become more popular than ever--seceding from the United States. Along with Vern and Perry, McKibben imagines an eccentric group of activists who carry out their own version of guerilla warfare, which includes dismissing local middle school children early in honor of 'Ethan Allen Day' and hijacking a Coors Light truck and replacing the stock with local brew. Witty, biting, and terrifyingly timely, Radio Free Vermont is Bill McKibben's fictional response to the burgeoning resistance movement---
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              ISBN 9780735219861
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2017
              Publisher Penguin
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              25 Bicycle Tours in the Adirondacks: Road Adventures in the East's Largest Wilderness
               

              25 Bicycle Tours in the Adirondacks: Road Adventures in the East's Largest Wilderness (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Halpern, Sue; Hay, Mitchell; Lemmel, Barbara; Mckibben, Bill

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              This new series highlights low-traffic scenic roads, both dirt and paved, suitable for riding on both mountain and road bikes.

              ISBN 9780881503180
              Released NZ 17 Jun 1995
              Publisher WW Norton & Co
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              Series 25 Bicycle Tours
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              A David Suzuki Collection: A lifetime of ideas
               

              A David Suzuki Collection: A lifetime of ideas (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Suzuki, David; Foreword by Mckibben, Bill

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              Features the collected writings on science, nature, technology, economics, politics and the connectedness of all things, by leading environmentalists.

              ISBN 9781741143058
              Published NZ 6 Nov 2003
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
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              Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet

              Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mckibben, Bill

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              In The End of Nature, Bill McKibben offered one of the earliest warnings about global warming. Those warnings went mostly unheeded; now, he argues, we need to acknowledge that we've waited too long, and that massive change is already underway. In Eaarth, he surveys the changes al...ready taking place and considers what they will mean for our future.
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              ISBN 9781863954723
              Published NZ 3 May 2010
              Publisher Black Inc
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              The Bill McKibben Reader: Pieces from and Active Life
                

              The Bill McKibben Reader: Pieces from and Active Life (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Mckibben, Bill

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              For the first time, the best of McKibben's essays--fiery, magical, and infused with his uniquely soulful investigations of modern life--are collected in a single volume.

              ISBN 9780805076271
              Released NZ 17 Jul 2008
              Publisher Henry Holt & Company Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Language (English)
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              Following St. Francis: John Paul II's Call for Ecological Action
               

              Following St. Francis: John Paul II's Call for Ecological Action (Hardback)

              By Lorbiecki, Marybeth; Foreword by Mckibben, Bill

              The first book to present the beloved and soon-to-be sainted Pope's speeches and writings on environmental matters

              ISBN 9780847842711
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2014
              Publisher Rizzoli International Publicat
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