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This is the Way the World Ends is exactly what it says on the tin. The book was well structured. The world leaders laugh at him and so do all the people from other countries and our own. It's impacting communities all over the world at this very moment, and we ignore the scientific reality at our own peril. Moreover, it's exactly what it says in the author's note. 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