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  • Paperback: 368 pages
  • Publisher: Greystone Books (March 2, 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1553650220
  • ISBN-13: 978-1553650225
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #393,406 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

David Suzuki is an internationally renowned scientist, broadcaster, and writer. He is also the founder and chair of the David Suzuki Foundation. Among the many awards he has received for his achievements are the Order of Canada, UNESCO’s Kalinga Prize (past recipients include Bertrand Russell, Julian Huxley, and Margaret Mead), the UN Gold Medal, and UNEP’s Global 500 Award. His many books include "Good News for a Change," "From Naked Ape to Superspecies" (both with Holly Dressel), and "The Sacred Balance" (with Amanda McConnell). He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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10 of 12 people found the following review helpful By Jerome J Dickey on February 28, 2005
Format: Paperback
Suzuki does an excellent job of explaining the connections in
our lives with the world we live in. He reminds us that as much
as our modern societies become insulated from the planet we
live on and overly rely on modern technologies, the amount of destruction and loss of what we haven't even discovered is enormous. Dr.Suzuki is clearly one of the great thinkers of our time.
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8 of 11 people found the following review helpful By anonymous_reader_of books on May 9, 2004
Format: Paperback
Although some of the articles in this anthology have appeared in Mr.Suzuki's earlier collections, the chance to own a healthy biopsy of all of them shouldn't be passed up. For a geneticist once focused on the chromosomes of fruit flies, his knowledge of the world encompasses a surprisingly large area. He writes of the general myopic vision that is devastating the Earth, while gently stressing the interconnectedness of all things. Any effort to prevent or even mitigate environmental and spiritual disaster should be dutifully read.
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...varying in interest and quality for me...but clearly worth a read
and attention to its key recommendations...was the occasion for
much rambling in our discussion group, not sure why
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By P. Perry on February 26, 2013
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Once I read this book, I have not been able to bury my head in the sand about Climate Change
and all of the injury that the Earth is absorbing and our connection to this harm. The consequences
of all these things will affect us, our children and our children's children.
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