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The Transition Timeline lightens the fear of our uncertain future, providing a map of what we are facing and the different pathways available to us. It describes four possible scenarios for the UK and world over the next twenty years, ranging from Denial, in which we reap the consequences of failing to acknowledge and respond to our environmental challenges, to the Transit ...more
Paperback, 190 pages
Published May 1st 2009 by Chelsea Green Publishing Company (first published March 5th 2009)
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Great review of global warming climate science and peak oil as it was understood in 2009. Hopeful recommendations on community-level changes that can be made. A good pairing to RetroSuburbia (2020). I found Chamberlin's book inspiring for furthering my vision & plans for near and medium term actions including a more well-rounded life and development of myself as a "Renaissance Man." ...more
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I have been involved with the Transition Network since its inception, leading to my co-founding Transition Town Kingston. The movement's second book (and my first!), The Transition Timeline , was published in 2009.

I was then delighted to be voted Kingston's 'Green Champion' by the local council and newspaper in 2010. My prize - an apple tree - sits in pride of place in my front garden and produ
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