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A brief history of the Earth's climate : everyone's guide to the science of climate change  Cover Image Book Book

A brief history of the Earth's climate : everyone's guide to the science of climate change

Earle, Steven (author.).

Summary

Summary: "A Brief History of the Earth's Climate is an accessible, illustrated, myth-busting guide to the natural evolution of the Earth's climate over 4.6 billion years, how and why human-caused global warming and climate change is different and more dangerous, and how to counter skeptics and deniers with sound science."--

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780865719590
  • ISBN: 0865719594
  • ISBN: 9781550927528
  • ISBN: 9781771423489
  • Physical Description: print
    xvi, 189 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, 2021

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What controls the Earth's climate? -- A slowly warming Sun -- Sliding plates and colliding continents -- Cooling and warming from volcanic eruptions -- Earth's orbital variations -- Moving heat with ocean currents -- Short-term solar variations -- Catastrophic collisions -- A plague of humans -- Tipping points -- What now?.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic formats.
Subject: Climatic changes
Climatic changes Effect of human beings on
Global warming
Climatic changes
Climatic changes Effect of human beings on
Global warming

Currently available copies

  • 3 / 3 copies available at PINES

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Greater Clarks Hill Regional Library:
      Columbia County Library
551.6 EAR
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31100002471069 Display Books - Upstairs Available
Middle Georgia Regional Library:
      Riverside Branch Library
363.738 EARLE S
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West Georgia Regional Library System:
      Douglas County Public Library
363.73874 EARLE
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