Let the Mountains Talk, Let the Rivers Run: A Call to Those Who Would Save the Earth

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9780062520333: Let the Mountains Talk, Let the Rivers Run: A Call to Those Who Would Save the Earth

The controversial environmentalist reviews the highs and lows of fifty years of activism--including bans on DDT, dolphin-safe tuna, and preservation of the Grand Canyon--and offers a plan for a green twenty-first century. 25,000 first printing. $20,000 ad/promo.

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David Brower, elder statesman of the ecology movement, reflects on his half-century of controversial environmental activism as former Sierra Club executive director and founder of Friends of the Earth and Earth Island Institute. Sparing no sacred cows - himself least of all - Brower outlines his plan to save our planet. Recalling past glories and stinging defeats - Glen Canyon Dam chief among them - Brower outlines his modest yet thoroughly plausible plan to rescue Mother Earth for the next generation. An intellectually moving and emotionally stirring book, Brower challenges readers to change their ways because, as he says, it's not too late to administer CPR for an ailing planet if we all work together to win the crucial battles for the Earth.

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In this part memoir, part game plan, the most controversial--and effective--environmentalist in the world reviews the highs and lows of his fifty years of activism and prescribes a plan for a green twenty-first century.

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