Douglas Brinkley
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'The Quiet World' Is a Conservation History of Alaska
23 Feb 2011 // 2:59 PM

This is a historical and intellectual terrain as complex and outsized as the state itself — with just as many hazards.

The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast by Douglas Brinkley
4 Jun 2006 // 7:00 PM

It's fairly safe to say that in a time of crisis, New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin isn't the guy whom you'd want responsible for your well-being.

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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

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"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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