By Clive Ponting
This new version of Clive Ponting's overseas bestseller has been revised, increased and up-to-date. It presents not just a compelling tale of ways now we have broken the surroundings for millions of years but additionally an up to date review of the hindrance dealing with the area this day - and the issues that experience to be addressed within the look for solutions.
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