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Author Rome, Adam, 1959-
Title The genius of Earth Day : how a 1970 teach-in unexpectedly made the first green generation / Adam Rome.
Published New York : Hill and Wang, 2013.
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 Floor2  GE195 .R65 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 346 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-332) and index.
Contents "Give Earth a chance" -- The prehistory of Earth Day -- Organizers -- Events -- Speakers -- The new eco-infrastructure -- The first green generation.
Summary Describes the first-ever Earth Day held in 1970 and discusses the ensuing rise of the environmental movement that has since grown to become a major source of inspiration to Americans and others around the world.
Subject Earth Day -- History.
Environmentalism -- History.
ISBN 9780809040506 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0809040506 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 795174943