Nomad Century: How Climate Migration Will Reshape Our World
by Gaia Vince
"The MOST IMPORTANT BOOK I imagine I'll ever read."—Mary Roach
FROM AN AWARD-WINNING SCIENCE JOURNALIST comes an urgent investigation of environmental migration—the most underreported, seismic consequence of our climate crisis that will force us to change where—and how—we live.
"An IMPORTANT and PROVOCATIVE start to a crucial conversation." —Bill McKibben
"We are facing a species emergency. We can survive, but to do so will require a planned and deliberate migration of a kind humanity has never before undertaken. This is the biggest human crisis you've never heard of."
Drought-hit regions bleeding those for whom a rural life has become untenable. Coastlines diminishing year on year. Wildfires and hurricanes leaving widening swaths of destruction. The culprit, most of us accept, is climate change, but not enough of us are confronting one of its biggest, and most present, consequences: a total reshaping of the earth's human...
Categories: Earth Sciences - Meteorology, Climatology
ASIN : B09G13KYNH
Publisher : Flatiron Books (August 23, 2022)
Publication date : August 23, 2022
Language : English
Print length : 288 pages
Page numbers source ISBN : 1250832691
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