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The pipeline and the paradigm

Samuel Avery

The pipeline and the paradigm

Keystone XL, tar sands, and the battle to defuse the carbon bomb

by Samuel Avery

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    Subjects:
  • Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry),
  • Fuel trade,
  • Keystone XL Pipeline Project,
  • Oil sands,
  • Pipelines,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Petroleum industry and trade,
  • Hydraulic fracturing

  • About the Edition

    There is enough carbon trapped in the Canadian tar sands to plunge the earth into irreversible climate change, and it is the Keystone XL pipeline that will set that carbon free. Is this 2,100-mile steel pipeline a vital piece of our nation"s energy future or the conduit for global climate disaster? In The Pipeline and the Paradigm, Samuel Avery investigates the economic, ecological, political, and psychological issues behind the Keystone XL -- a project so controversial it has inspired the largest expression of civil disobedience since the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s. In this thoroughly researched, wholly engaging book, Avery takes readers from enormous tar sands mines in Alberta to a treetop blockade in Texas to meet the people and explore the competing interests that power the environmental issue of our time.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSamuel Avery
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN879.5 .A877 2013, TN879.5.A94 P57 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 225 pages
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27146024M
    ISBN 100985574828
    ISBN 109780985574826
    OCLC/WorldCa841160723


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