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Environmental Issues: Mark Hertsgaard


Mark Hertsgaard

Journalist and writer. Nation, environmental correspondent; LinkTV, political correspondent; Nation Institute, New York, NY, fellow. Regular commentator on the public radio show Marketplace; appeared as himself in the film The Panama Deception, 1992.


  • Nuclear Inc.: The Men and Money behind Nuclear Energy, Pantheon Books (New York, NY), 1983.
  • On Bended Knee: The Press and the Reagan Presidency, Farrar, Straus & Giroux (New York, NY), 1988, revised edition, Schocken Books (New York, NY), 1989.
  • A Day in the Life: The Music and Artistry of the Beatles, Delacorte Press (New York, NY), 1995.
  • Earth Odyssey: Around the World in Search of Our Environmental Future, Broadway Books (New York, NY), 1998.
  • The Eagle's Shadow: Why America Fascinates and Infuriates the World, Farrar, Straus & Giroux (New York, NY), 2002.
  • Hot: Living through the Next Fifty Years on Earth, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Boston, MA), 2011.

Information taken from Contemporary Authors Online, 2012. Updated May 31, 2012 and Copied September 5, 2014.

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