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The Resource The melting world : a journey across America's vanishing glaciers, Christopher White

The melting world : a journey across America's vanishing glaciers, Christopher White

Label
The melting world : a journey across America's vanishing glaciers
Title
The melting world
Title remainder
a journey across America's vanishing glaciers
Statement of responsibility
Christopher White
Title variation
melting world
Title variation remainder
a journey across Americas vanishing glaciers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents concerning evidence of adverse climate change in the Rocky Mountains, where climate scientist and ecologist Dan Fagre reveals how a rapid decline of alpine glaciers is threatening the mountain ecosystem
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10221201
Cataloging source
DLC
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1956-
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White, Christopher P.
Dewey number
551.31/20978652
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
GB2425.M9
LC item number
W47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Glaciers
  • Glaciers
  • Global warming
  • Global warming
  • White, Christopher P
  • Fagre, Dan
  • Climatologists
  • Ecologists
  • Glacier National Park (Mont.)
  • Rocky Mountains
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a journey across America's vanishing glaciers
Label
The melting world : a journey across America's vanishing glaciers, Christopher White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Year one: Into the cirque -- Years two & three: Through the looking glass -- Year four, week one: The falcon and the falconer -- Year four, week two: The cascade effect -- Year four, week three: Fire and ice -- Year four, week four: Things fall apart -- Year four, week five: A thousand words -- Year five, epilogue: The widening gyre
Control code
2013013453
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780312546281
Lccn
2013013453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The melting world : a journey across America's vanishing glaciers, Christopher White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-268)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Year one: Into the cirque -- Years two & three: Through the looking glass -- Year four, week one: The falcon and the falconer -- Year four, week two: The cascade effect -- Year four, week three: Fire and ice -- Year four, week four: Things fall apart -- Year four, week five: A thousand words -- Year five, epilogue: The widening gyre
Control code
2013013453
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780312546281
Lccn
2013013453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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