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Collapse : How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed Report Abuse
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Development Centre Studies The World Economy: Historical Statistics Report Abuse
One of the best books written on economic history--and one of the very few that go back hundreds of years with a truly global view and now based around the U.S. and Europe.
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Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization Report Abuse
Vital to understanding the future.
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Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health Report Abuse
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The Coming Plague: Newly Emerging Diseases in a World Out of Balance Report Abuse
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The Vanishing Face of Gaia: A Final Warning Report Abuse
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The Revenge of Gaia: Earth's Climate Crisis & The Fate of Humanity Report Abuse
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Planet of Slums Report Abuse
Proves that slums are getting worse around the world, not better.
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Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America Report Abuse
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A Government Ill Executed: The Decline of the Federal Service and How to Reverse It Report Abuse
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Something New Under the Sun: An Environmental History of the Twentieth-Century World (Global Century Series) Report Abuse
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The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World Report Abuse
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The Bridge at the Edge of the World: Capitalism, the Environment, and Crossing from Crisis to Sustainability Report Abuse
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State of the World 2009: Into a Warming World (State of the World) Report Abuse
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Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization (Substantially Revised) Report Abuse
No doubts about it, this is the best book policy book about the future every written.
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Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis Report Abuse
One of the best books on Global Warming.
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A New Green History of the World: The Environment and the Collapse of Great Civilizations Report Abuse
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Death by Government Report Abuse
The best summary of political mass murder in the last century.
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Strangely Like War: The Global Assault on Forests (Politics of the Living) Report Abuse
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A brilliant book on deforestation.
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