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Antarctica : A Call to Action - Sebastian Copeland

Antarctica

A Call to Action

By: Sebastian Copeland, Orlando Bloom (Foreword by)

Hardcover

Published: 1st February 2009
For Ages: 7+ years old
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Master photographer and Global Green leader, Sebastian Copeland, issues a global clarion call in his latest book Antarctica : A Call to Action, the sequel to his best selling Antarctica : The Global Warning.

Copelands awe-inspiring images of the frozen continent capture the beauty of the glaciers, biodiversity, and wild wide seas of the Drake.

Along with exceptional new photographs, Antarctica : A Call To Action is a concise and visually compelling discussion about global warming with a hopeful and helpful new take, each of us can make a positive difference through small changes.

With insightful commentary, the purity of undoctored photographs and "takeaways" provide readers with simple lifestyle changes to help preserve Antarctica's fragile ecosystem. A highly accessible and hopeful book, Antarctica: A Call to Action will inspire everyone to save this magnificent continent for future generations.

Simple changes to save Antarctica, and the planet : Washing laundry in cold instead of warm water once a week saves 250 pounds of carbon dioxide from entering the atmosphere per year. Five miles less driving per week eliminates 900 pounds of carbon dioxide per year. Taking showers instead of baths eliminates 1,000 pounds of carbon dioxide per year.

About the Author

Sebastian Copeland's work has appeared in hundreds of publications worldwide, including GQ, Cosmopolitan, and Vanity Fair, and he has won many awards for his photography. Sebastian serves on the Board of Directors of Global Green USA, an affiliate of Mikhail Gorbachev's Green Cross International, and is a leading force behind the intersection of environmental issues and celebrity activism. He lives in Los Angeles and London, and travels to Antarctica annually.

Forewordp. 13
Introductionp. 17
Galleryp. 21
A Call to Actionp. 89
Colophonp. 96

ISBN: 9781601090270
ISBN-10: 1601090277
Audience: General
For Ages: 7+ years old
For Grades: 2+
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 1st February 2009
Publisher: Earth Aware Editions
Dimensions (cm): 14.0 x 19.4  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.499