Earth from above : an aerial portrait of the planet

Terre vue du ciel. English
Arthus-Bertrand, Yann

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  • Creator by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
  • Format Maps, Atlases
  • Publication Special tenth anniversary edition. New York : Abrams, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 atlas (437 pages) : color illustrations ; 37 cm
  • ISBNs 9780810996939, 0810996936
  • OCLC ocn664258340
  • Cartographic Data
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Notes

  • Some pages on folded leaves, unfold to 37 x 54 cm.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Toward an eco-economy / Lester Brown -- What does the future hold for the Earth's population / Gilles Pison -- Eco-efficient cities / Konrad Otto-Zimmerman -- Agriculture of the world / Marc Dufumier -- Make peace with water / Riccardo Petrella -- Biodiversity / Jean-Marie Pelt -- The silence of the oceans / Philippe Cury -- Climate change / Nicholas Stern -- Global energy in crisis / Richard Heinberg -- Services provided by the ecosystem: Precious, vital, neglected / Pavan Sukhdev and Florian Eppink -- Microcredit and the future of poverty / Jacques Attali -- Putting the end of a world to good use / Patrick Viveret
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