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Author Klare, Michael T., 1942-

Title The race for what's left : the global scramble for the world's last resources / Michael T. Klare
Edition First edition
Published New York : Metropolitan Books, 2012


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Description 306 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents Driven by depletion -- Deep-offshore oil and gas -- Invading the Arctic -- Tar sands, shale gas, and other unconventional hydrocarbons -- Mining's new frontiers -- Rare earths and other critical minerals -- Global "land grabs" and the struggle for food -- Shaping the course of history
Summary Journalist Klare describes the impact the coming shortage of natural resources will have on the future of the human race
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nonrenewable natural resources.
Natural resources.
Nonrenewable natural resources -- Management.
Nonrenewable natural resources -- Political aspects.
LC no. 2011035151
ISBN 9780805091267