The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming by David Wallace-Wells

The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming

David Wallace-Wells

512 pages first pub 2019 (editions)

nonfiction science challenging informative reflective medium-paced


It is worse, much worse, than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the surface of what terrors are possible--food shortages, refugee emergencies, climate wars and econom...

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hopeful 8%


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