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Five essential books on climate change

These are five books which I think are essential on climate change, useful to Green Party General Election candidates.....which other titles should be included

Oreskes and Erik Conway. Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists
Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming.
Bloomsbury. 2010.

George Marshall. Don't Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are

What would Elinor do?

In 2009 Elinor Ostrom became the first woman to win a Nobel Prize in
economics.  She was not, she told me when I met her in 2012, an
economist, insisting she was a quite different species a political
economist.  She was also quite clearly a political ecologist.  I believe
that a careful study of her words and work provides much for
inspiration for Green Parties.  From an attention to