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Very well thought out, balanced and intriguing.

AdvantagesA thought-provoking and intriguing book, and not reserved for scientists or the eco-conscious.

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"The World Without Us is more than a book, it's described as a 'thought experiment' or a project - and a fascinating one at that. The book casts an eye over the increasingly alarming issues of global warming and pollution and general human impact on the environment. But instead of the subjectively critical conclusions made by some green-warriors, Alan Weisman gathers the opinions and predictions of top scientists in various fields to deliver a balanced ..." Read review
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Pages: 336, Hardcover, Virgin Books

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Type Non-Fiction
Genre Sociology
Title The World Without Us
Author Alan Weisman
Publisher Virgin Books
Number of Pages 336
Edition Hardcover
ISBN 0312347294; 0753513579; 1905264038

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