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Hot, Flat, and Crowded Why The World Needs A Green Revolution - and How We Can Renew Our Global Future by Thomas L. Friedman
  

Hot, Flat, and Crowded Why The World Needs A Green Revolution - and How We Can Renew Our Global Future

Synopsis

Hot, Flat, and Crowded Why The World Needs A Green Revolution - and How We Can Renew Our Global Future by Thomas L. Friedman

Thomas Friedman's phenomenal The World is Flat helped millions of people see globalization in a new way. Now he takes a fresh, provocative look at the biggest challenge facing us today - our hot, flat and crowded world.Climate change and rapid population growth mean that it's no longer possible for businesses, or the rest of us, to keep doing things the same old way. Things are going to have to change - and fast. Here Friedman provides a bold strategy for clean fuel, energy efficiency and conservation that he calls 'Code Green'. It will change everything, from what we put into our cars and see on our electricity bills to how we live our lives. Hot, Flat and Crowded is fearless, forward-looking and rich in common sense about the challenge - and the promise - of the future.

About the Author

Thomas L. Friedman is a world-renowned author and journalist for The New York Times. He has won the Pulitzer Prize three times, and is the author of From Beirut to Jerusalem, which won both the National Book Award and the Overseas Press Club Award, The Lexus and the Olive Tree, one of the best selling business books in 1999, Longitudes and Attitudes: Exploring the World After September 11, and The World Is Flat, which was given the first Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st October 2009

Author

Thomas L. Friedman

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Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
528 pages

Categories

The environment
Central government policies

ISBN

9780141036663

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