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Fred Pearce is an award-winning author and journalist based in London. He has reported on environmental, science, and development issues from 85 countries over the past 20 years. An environment consultant at New Scientist magazine since 1992, he also writes regularly for the Guardian newspaper and Yale University’s prestigious e360 website. Pearce was voted UK Environment Journalist of the Year in 2001 and CGIAR agricultural research journalist of the year in 2002, and he won a lifetime achievement award from the Association of British Science Writers in 2011. His many books include Falllout, With Speed and Violence, Confessions of an Eco-Sinner, The Coming Population Crash, and The Land Grabbers.

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Beacon Press; Illustrated edition (August 28, 2018)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 328 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0807054895
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0807054895
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.98 x 0.69 x 9.01 inches
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