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Terra nova : the new world after oil, cars, and suburbs / Eric W. Sanderson.

Sanderson, Eric W. (Author).
Book Book (2013.)
Description: 351 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : Abrams, 2013.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 of 0 copies available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 338.973 Sanderson (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781419704345 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1419704346 (hbk.)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-335) and index.
Contents: pt. 1. The siren song -- How the sirens sing -- An ode to oil -- Flexible power -- The cheap oil window -- Time for space -- The great American expansion -- The crescendo and the crash -- pt. 2. Terra nova -- Holding council -- Gate duties -- Moving to town -- Roads to rails -- Invest in the sun -- pt. 3. Ramifications -- A future -- Cost, sacrifice, and evolution -- Collateral benefits.
Summary: Blending together natural history, architecture, chemistry, and politics, a senior conservation ecologist presents a roadmap for renewing economic growth, revitalizing communities, and creating a sustainable environment.

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Sanderson, Eric W. "Terra nova : the new world after oil, cars, and suburbs." New York : Abrams, 2013.

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