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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner

Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff

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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner by Fred Pearce
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A 2008 Indie Next Pick In Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, Fred Pearce surveys his home and then sets out to track down the people behind the production and distribution of everything in his daily life, from his socks to his computer to the food in his fridge. It's a fascinating portrait, by turns sobering and hopeful, of the effects the world's more than six billion inhabitants have on our planet--and of the working and living conditions of the people who produce most of these goods.

Author Biography

Fred Pearce is environment consultant at New Scientist and a weekly columnist and investigative journalist for the Guardian. He has also written for Audubon, Popular Science, Time, the Boston Globe, andNatural History. His books include The Coming Population Crash, Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, With Speed and Violence, When the Rivers Run Dry, Keepers of the Spring, Turning Up the Heat, and Deep Jungle. Pearce lives in England.
Release date NZ
October 1st, 2009
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Illustrations
Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Beacon Press
Pages
276
Dimensions
154x218x20
ISBN-13
9780807085950
Product ID
3389700

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