Nature & Environment

Hot, Flat and Crowded

Hot, Flat and Crowded

Thomas Friedman is a Three-time Pulitzer Prize-Winning author who became world famous with his book ‘The World is Flat’. His book, Hot, Flat and Crowded takes a fresh and provocative look at two of the biggest challenges we face today: the global environment crisis and America’s surprising loss of focus and national purpose since 9/11. It is a groundbreaking account of where we stand now, and shows us how the solutions to these two big problems are linked – how we can restore the world and revive America at the same time. Friedman explains...

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Hot, Flat and Crowded – Thomas L. Friedman

Hot, Flat and Crowded – Thomas L. Friedman

The author, Thomas L. Friedman who works for the New York Times as the foreign affair columnist is a three –times Pulitzer Prize awardee and his previous book, ‘The World is Flat (2005) has won the First Financial Times/Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Award. This book is a good pick for all those who are serious about bringing a change for the betterment of humanity. This review has been deliberately kept simple so that you can take the thread and move ahead to read the details with even more zest. In the book, Hot , Flat , & Crowded,...

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THE GRAND DESIGN By Stephen Hawking and Leonard

THE GRAND DESIGN By Stephen Hawking and Leonard

THE GRAND DESIGN By Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow 208 pp. Bantam Many reviewers know about a little book dubbed Rotten Reviews, edited by Bill Henderson. Inside are vitriolic reviews of literary masterpieces. Thus we have George Bernard Shaw describing Shakespeare’s Othello as “pure melodrama…There is not a touch of characterization that goes below the skin,” Athenaeum magazine labeling Moby-Dick as “an Ill-compounded mixture of romance and matter of fact,” and Whitney Balliett in The New Yorker telling us that Joseph Heller “wallows...

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