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The fate of the Earth

Jonathan Schell

The fate of the Earth

by Jonathan Schell

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Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear warfare,
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJonathan Schell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF767 .S2365 1982b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination405 p. ;
    Number of Pages405
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3490538M
    ISBN 100896213803
    LC Control Number82010299
    OCLC/WorldCa8552288

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& Company, Inc. This experience led to his first book The Village of Ben Suc. His other non-fiction works include The Fate of the Earth, The Gift of Time: The Case for Abolishing Nuclear Weapons Now, The Unfinished Twentieth Century, The Unconquerable World, and The Seventh Decade: The New Shape of Nuclear Danger.5/5(2).

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He ponders why Christians have been late in coming to the issue of the environment. He reflects insightfully on how the environment must be seen as a religious .About Us The Jonathan Schell Memorial Lecture Series on the Fate of the Earth was established in to honor the memory of Nation Institute fellow Jonathan Schell and takes its name from his seminal work on the consequences of nuclear war.