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The Resource Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig

Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig

Label
Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it
Title
Fixing climate
Title remainder
what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it
Statement of responsibility
Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An unconventional study of the issue of global warming focuses on the root cause of the problem--the influx of carbon dioxide into Earth's atmosphere--and argues that only the development of new technologies can reduce carbon dioxide output
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259638
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Broecker, Wallace S.
Dewey number
551.6
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.C5
LC item number
B738 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kunzig, Robert
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True
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  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Greenhouse effect
  • Climate
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what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it
Label
Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taming the beast -- Pyramid lake -- Finding science -- Ice ages and the Serb theory -- Proving Milankovic, doubting Milankovic -- Carbon dioxide and the keeling curve -- Where the carbon goes -- A conveyor belt in the ocean -- Conveyor jams, climate lurches -- Why worry? -- Ice melts, sea level rises -- Megadroughts of the past -- The drying of the future -- Green is not enough -- Scrubbing the air -- Disposing of carbon -- Fixing climate
Control code
663946
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780809045013
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780809045013
  • (OCoLC)166390169
Label
Fixing climate : what past climate changes reveal about the current threat--and how to counter it, Wallace S. Broecker and Robert Kunzig
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taming the beast -- Pyramid lake -- Finding science -- Ice ages and the Serb theory -- Proving Milankovic, doubting Milankovic -- Carbon dioxide and the keeling curve -- Where the carbon goes -- A conveyor belt in the ocean -- Conveyor jams, climate lurches -- Why worry? -- Ice melts, sea level rises -- Megadroughts of the past -- The drying of the future -- Green is not enough -- Scrubbing the air -- Disposing of carbon -- Fixing climate
Control code
663946
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780809045013
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008004445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780809045013
  • (OCoLC)166390169

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