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Revkin, Andrew

Overview
Works: 32 works in 102 publications in 9 languages and 6,307 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  History  Pictorial works  Drama  Biographical television programs  Television adaptations  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Andrew Revkin
 
Most widely held works by Andrew Revkin
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest by Andrew Revkin( Book )

46 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A well-written and sympathetic biography of the late Chico Mendes, leader of the Acre rubber tappers who was assassinated in Dec. 1988. Uses biographical format successfully to probe the wider economic, social, and political questions of Amazonian development. Excellent for classroom use"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57
Global warming : understanding the forecast by Andrew Revkin( Book )

10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is essential reading for everyone who seeks to understand how humans can advance to a twenty-first-century lifestyle that is in harmony with the rhythms of earth
How to fake a moon landing : exposing the myths of science denial by Darryl Cunningham( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is hydro-fracking really safe? Is climate change real? Did the moon landing really happen? How about evolution: fact or fiction? Author-illustrator Darryl Cunningham looks at these and other hot-button science topics and presents a fact-based, visual assessment of current thinking and research on eight different issues everybody's arguing about. His lively storytelling approach incorporates comics, photographs, and diagrams to create substantive but easily accessible reportage. Cunningham's distinctive illustrative style shows how information is manipulated by all sides and his easy-to-follow narratives allow readers to draw their own conclusions
Weather : an illustrated history : from cloud atlases to climate change by Andrew Revkin( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorful and captivating, Weather: An Illustrated History hopscotches through 100 meteorological milestones and insights, from prehistory to today's headlines and tomorrow's forecasts. Bite-sized narratives, accompanied by exciting illustrations, touch on such varied topics as Earth's first atmosphere, the physics of rainbows, the deadliest hailstorm, Groundhog Day, the invention of air conditioning, London's Great Smog, the Year Without Summer, our increasingly strong hurricanes, and the Paris Agreement on climate change. Written by a prominent and award-winning environmental author and journalist, this is a groundbreaking illustrated book that traces the evolution of weather forecasting and climate science.--Amazon
Weather report : art and climate change by Lucy R Lippard( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world by Andrew Revkin( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With full-colour maps and photographs explaining key concepts throughout the text, this title draws the reader into the world of the North Pole and brings its history to life
Anthropocene( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Working Group of international scientists is deciding whether to declare a new geological epoch--the Anthropocene--a planet shaped more by mankind than nature. Its members tell the story of the Anthropocene and argue whether it's a tragedy, a comedy, or something more surreal. With archival footage, award-winning stills and interviews, Anthropocene proposes a common secular narrative for mankind but leaves viewers to decide how we should write the ending. The film has the blessing of Nobel laureate Paul Crutzen, who coined the term, and is the first feature film about the Anthropocene. It is now our turn to decide--in this decade--how the Anthropocene will end
The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes by Andrew Revkin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fueling our future : a Fred Friendly seminar on alternative energy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Fred Friendly Seminar features a panel of high-profile environmental and political leaders tasked with envisioning America's energy future. Broadcast journalist Frank Sesno, assuming the top post in a hypothetical presidential administration, challenges each "cabinet member" to contribute to a strategy that will end American dependence on foreign oil and all fossil fuels. A separate scenario involving the political and technical aspects of wind farming is also explored."--Container
Arctic rush( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The white blanket encircling the North Pole is receding. As the ice melts, Arctic Rush focuses on the last greatest land grab in human history with grave consequences for the world's economy, the environment and for the millions who live in the region. Against a stunning Arctic backdrop, local Inuit leaders and reindeer herders, polar scientists, environmental leaders and big thinkers present their concerns for the land and its people. With the probable evolution of a new ocean among other things to consider, the arctic is a land of high stakes and fascinating possibilities."
Chico Mendes - Tod im Regenwald by Ron Hutchinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a Brazilian rubber tapper who leads his people in protest against government and developers, who want to cut down their part of the rainforest for a new road and ranch land. The rich and the powerful will stop at nothing, and frequently resort to murder
The burning season : the Chico Mendes story by Cathy Henkel( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of a Brazilian rubber tapper who leads his people in protest against government and developers, who want to cut down their part of the rainforest for a new road and ranch land. The rich and the powerful will stop at nothing, and frequently resort to murder
Interview with Andrew Revkin, April 27, 2010( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Campus sustainability day 7 webcast : sustainability strategies for vibrant campus communities( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panelists discuss sustainable development issues on higher education, the impact of climate legislation on campuses and strategies for success
Media Coverage of Climate Change( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panelists talk about the media's coverage of climate change with students from Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Virginia. Topics include the appropriate roles of media reporting, and advocacy by media groups and scientists in discussions about public policy issues
Regnskogens död : mordet på Chico Mendes och kampen för Amazonas regnskog by Andrew Revkin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planet Forward( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode, Planet Forward shows some of the best ideas for 'green' innovation. People were asked to submit their ideas for a green innovation. Ten projects were chosen and this program focuses on some of those projects and will choose a winner for the best idea. Seven finalist films : "The Empire of Energy", "Algae To Biofuels" ; "Green Crude", "Leasing The Sun", "Lightworks Project", "Trash to Fuel", "Champion of EV Infrastructure". Winning innovator : Sungevity / Danny Kennedy
Campus sustainability day 8 webcast : empowering a low carbon movement at your campus: strategies and tools for behavior change, community engagement, and large-scale transformation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The cutting edge of carbon reduction in colleges and universities is behavior change and community engagement"--Website
Media coverage of the environment, Yale University lecture by Andrew Revkin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Weather : an illustrated history : from cloud atlases to climate change by Andrew Revkin( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The burning season : the murder of Chico Mendes and the fight for the Amazon rain forest
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The North Pole was here : puzzles and perils at the top of the world
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ʻǢndrū Rēpkin

Andrew C. Revkin

Andrew Revkin Amerikaans songwriter

Andrew Revkin écrivain américain

Rēpkin, ʻǢndrū

Revkin, Andrew C.

Revkin, Andy

アンドリュー・レブキン

レヴキン, アンドリュー

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