Search Results: "Michael T. Klare"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 2008

"A useful survey for students of energy, geopolitics and realpolitik."
A cheerless prognostication of a future driven by energy-acquisition battles that will prove especially gloomy for those who think that the price of gas is already too high. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 13, 2012

"Though occasionally repetitive, the book is a provocative, important addition to the literature of resource issues."
A reasoned discussion exploring a chilling phenomenon: the increasingly competitive and potentially dangerous rivalry for Earth's diminishing natural resources. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 10, 2004

"A persuasive argument and most timely case for coming up with another approach—now."
Forget clashes of civilizations and ideologies—the real war is about natural resources. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: March 1, 1995

"If there is a major flaw in this unexciting but very sensible book, it is its failure to address the possibility of a renewed security threat from a Russia attempting to recover control of the former Soviet empire."
This proposal for a radically different US defense posture will not soon convert official Washington, but it nonetheless deserves to be heard. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MR. FAHRENHEIT by T. Michael Martin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 19, 2016

"Undercooked. (Science fiction. 12-16)"
Teens on the cusp of leaving their sleepy town shoot down a flying saucer. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

GREGOR MENDEL by Roger Klare
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Aug. 1, 1997

This book in the Great Minds of Science series is a sketchy outline of the life of Gregor Mendel, the 19th-century Austrian monk who is best known for his experiments with pea plants. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: March 1, 2017

"A surprisingly relevant and thorough look at why tithing may not be a legitimate choice for churches and for Christians."
A comprehensive refutation of the modern concept of tithing. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE END GAMES by T. Michael Martin
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Even die-hard zombie fans will be hoping for an end to this game far sooner than it comes. (Horror. 14 & up)"
Seventeen-year-old Michael tries to shepherd his autistic 5-year-old half brother Patrick through a very real zombie apocalypse by pretending it's just a video game. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

I.M. PEI by Michael T. Cannell
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1995

"All the same, Pei's public success makes for a great story, one that Cannell adroitly reports. (90 b&w photos, not seen)"
The lineaments of I.M. Pei's career emerge clearly in this skillfully composed biography, although the celebrated architect's private personality remains veiled. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

1968 by Michael T. Kaufman
HISTORY
Released: Dec. 17, 2008

Former New York Times reporter Kaufman reflects on the lead stories that made 1968 "a year like no other." Read full book review >