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Climate History And The Modern World

Pub Date : 2002-09-26 | Author : Hubert H. Lamb | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134798391
ISBN 13 : 1134798393

We live in a world that is increasingly vulnerable to climatic shocks - affecting agriculture and industry, government and international trade, not to mention human health and happ..

Unstoppable Global Warming

Pub Date : 2006-09-13 | Author : S. Fred Singer | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 9781442209336
ISBN 13 : 144220933X

Singer and Avery present—in popular language supported by in-depth scientific evidence—the compelling concept that global temperatures have been rising mostly or entirely becau..

The Palgrave Handbook Of Climate History

Pub Date : 2018-08-10 | Author : Sam White | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137430205
ISBN 13 : 1137430206

This handbook offers the first comprehensive, state-of-the-field guide to past weather and climate and their role in human societies. Bringing together dozens of international spec..

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Pub Date : 2014-09-18 | Author : Andrew C. Isenberg | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199394470
ISBN 13 : 0199394474

The field of environmental history emerged just decades ago but has established itself as one of the most innovative and important new approaches to history, one that bridges the h..

The Rough Guide To The Energy Crisis

Pub Date : 2007-04-26 | Author : Rough Guides | Publisher : Rough Guides UK

ISBN 10 : 9781848363298
ISBN 13 : 184836329X

From the opening and closing of oceans over millions of years to the overnight reshaping of landscapes by volcanoes, the Earth beneath our feet is constantly changing. The Rough Gu..

Historical Perspectives On Climate Change

Pub Date : 2005-07-14 | Author : James Rodger Fleming | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199885091
ISBN 13 : 0199885095

This intriguing volume provides a thorough examination of the historical roots of global climate change as a field of inquiry, from the Enlightenment to the late twentieth century...