19 of 20 people found the following review helpful
environmental issues & problems,
By A Customer
This review is from: Earth in the Balance: Forging a New Common Purpose (Paperback)
As I'm taking a degree in environmental science, any books of this nature interest me, however, this book in particular has stuck out as one of my favourites. The topics covered from global warming to pollution are covered in an easy to read format, though the science behind them is explained extremely coherently. Al Gore injects a definate human quality into this book, and one gets the feeling that it was written by a man with a great passion for what he was writing. The book covers a range of environmental problems citing examples, explantions and often reasonable solutions.
I have recommended this book to many "non-scientific" friends, and many have enjoyed reading it as well as benefitted from the information it contains.
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