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Another inconvenient truth? You don't read an intense, uncompromising Science book like Spillover because you're looking for something to lull you to sleep at night. In fact, award-winning author David Quammen's account of the dangers in store for humanity may very likely have the opposite effect. Quammen takes a long, deep look into the ways that increases in globalization and industrialization have impacted the natural world, often with potentially disastrous results. Spillover is an eye-opener...so don't slot it for bedtime reading!
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