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Hertsgaard, Mark 1956-

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Hot : living through the next fifty years on earth by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For twenty years, Mark Hertsgaard investigated climate change, but it took the birth of his daughter to bring the truth home. Another revelation came when an expert advised that, without doubt, global warming had arrived, more than a hundred years earlier than expected. Now, with his daughter and the next generation in mind, Hertsgaard delivers a resounding, motivating message of hope that will spur activism among parents, college students, and all readers. He gives specifics about what we can expect in the next fifty years: Chicago's climate transformed to resemble Houston's; the loss of cherished crops and luxuries, such as California wines; the redesign of U.S. cities. Addressing problems we'll face very soon and revealing where they'll be most serious, Hertsgaard offers "pictures" of what unbiased experts expect, and looks at who is taking wise, creative precautions. Hot is, finally, a book about how we'll survive.--Publisher description
On bended knee : the press and the Reagan presidency by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

17 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... a history and an indictment of the relationship between the major news media and the Reagan Administration. Based on more than 175 interviews with most of the key figures in the White House and the press, and on a comprehensive analysis of newspaper and television coverage of such stories as the Iran-Contra Affair, the invasion of Grenada, the arms talks, and Reaganomics, this book exposes one of the great scandals of recent U.S. politics -- how the press, both through government manipulation and through voluntary self-censorship, abdicated its responsibility to report on what was really going on."--Jacket
The eagle's shadow : why America fascinates and infuriates the world by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Americans rarely used to think about the outside world. As the mightiest nation in history, the United States could do as it pleased. Now Americans have learned the hard way that what foreigners think matters. When terror struck on September 11, 2001, author Mark Hertsgaard was completing a trip around the world, gathering perceptions about America from people in fifteen countries. Whether sophisticated business leaders, starry-eyed teenagers, or Islamic fundamentalists, his subjects felt both admiring of and uneasy about the United States, enchanted yet bewildered, appalled yet envious." "This complex catalogue of impressions - good, bad, but never indifferent - is the departure point for a short, pointed essay in the tradition of Common Sense and Culture of Complaint. How can the world's most open society be so proud of its founding ideals yet so inconsistent in applying them? So loved for its pop culture but so resented for its high-handedness? Exploring such paradoxes, Hertsgaard exposes uplifting and uncomfortable truths that force natives and foreigners alike to see America with fresh eyes." ""Like it or not, America is the future," a European tells Hertsgaard. In a world growing more American by the day, The Eagle's Shadow is a major statement about and to the place (and people) everyone discusses but few understand."--BOOK JACKET
A day in the life : the music and artistry of the Beatles by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With literary analysis and investigative reporting, the author tells the story of the Beatles and their music and how their audacious ability to reinvent themselves sealed their continuing success
Nuclear inc. : the men and money behind nuclear energy by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bravehearts : whistle-blowing in the age of Snowden by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Whistleblowers pay with their lives to save ours. When insiders like former NSA analyst Edward Snowden or ex-FBI agent Coleen Rowley or Big Tobacco truth-teller Jeffrey Wigand blow the whistle on high-level lying, lawbreaking or other wrongdoing--whether it's government spying, corporate murder or scientific scandal--the public benefits enormously. Wars are ended, deadly products are taken off the market, white-collar criminals are sent to jail. The whistleblowers themselves, however, generally end up ruined. Nearly all of them lose their jobs--and in many cases their marriages and their health--as they refuse to back down in the face of increasingly ferocious official retaliation. That moral stubbornness despite terrible personal cost is the defining DNA of whistleblowers. The public owes them more than we know."--Publisher information
Earth odyssey : around the world in search of our environmental future by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van de grote milieuproblemen die zich aan het eind van de twintigste eeuw op Aarde voordoen
Now with Bill Moyers : Mark Hertsgaard on the world's love/hate relationship with America( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journalist and author Mark Hertsgaard discusses key United States environmental and foreign policy decisions that have proven divisive in the international community
The Beatles : die Geschichte ihrer Musik by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im Schatten des Sternenbanners : Amerika und der Rest der Welt by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in German and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La sombra del águila : por qué Estados Unidos suscita odios y pasiones en todo el mundo by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La superpotencia provinciana. El imperio inconsciente. La tragedia de la democracia estadounidense. Damos la libertad por asumida
Die Aufrechten : Whistleblowing in der Ära Snowden by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Amérique expliquée au monde entier by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear inc. : the men and money behind the nuclear power industry by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De schaduw van de macht : waarom de rest van de wereld Amerika haat en bewondert by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art des Beatles : Abbey Road by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une biographie sérieuse et bien documentée des Beatles, le groupe rock anglais qui a révolutionné la musique contemporaine. L'auteur a surtout fouillé les archives des studios Abbey Road à Londres pour expliquer la mystérieuse alchimie de cette musique qui a conquis le monde entier
Los Beatles : un día en la vida by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boiling point : the global climate crisis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Ross Gelbspan discusses global climate change and his book, Boiling Point, followed by a question and answer session moderated by Mark Hertsgaard
Hot Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth by Eban Goodstein( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On December 7, 2011, Mark Hertsgaard participated in The National Climate Seminar, a series of webinars sponsored by Bard College's Center for Environmental Policy. The online seminars provide a forum for leading scientists, writers, and other experts to talk about critical issues regarding climate change. The series also opens a public conversation, inviting participants to ask questions and contribute their own thoughts. // Hertsgaard has spent the last two decades reporting on climate change for media outlets including The New Yorker, NPR, Time, Vanity Fair, and The Nation, where he is the environment correspondent. His lecture focused on political movements and how environmental advocates can provoke change in public attitudes and on Capitol Hill. Hertsgaard sees 2011's Occupy movement as a sign of real hope and discussed what climate activists can learn from Occupy's tactics. // This E-ssential is an edited version of Hertsgaard's talk and the subsequent question and answer session. While some material has been cut and some language modified for clarity, the intention was to retain the substance of the original discussion
La musica e l'arte dei Beatles : a day in the life by Mark Hertsgaard( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hot : living through the next fifty years on earth
Alternative Names
Hertsgꜳrd, Mark

Mark Hertsgaard American journalist

Mark Hertsgaard Amerikaans journalist

Mark Hertsgaard periodista estadounidense

Mark Hertsgaard US-amerikanischer Autor und Journalist

ハーツガード, マーク

Languages
English (109)

German (20)

Spanish (12)

Chinese (5)

French (4)

Italian (4)

Japanese (2)

Dutch (2)

Finnish (2)

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The eagle's shadow : why America fascinates and infuriates the worldA day in the life : the music and artistry of the BeatlesEarth odyssey : around the world in search of our environmental futureNow with Bill Moyers : Mark Hertsgaard on the world's love/hate relationship with AmericaLos Beatles : un día en la vidaBoiling point : the global climate crisis