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Lenart, Melanie, 1961-
Life in the hothouse : how a living planet survives climate change / Melanie Lenart
Alternate Title Life in the hot house
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  QH331 .L5276 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Gaia hypothesis
Global temperature changes
Climatic changes
Subject Earth
Physical Description 236 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-227) and index
Contents A feverish response : hurricanes come with high temperatures -- A living system : gaia and climate control -- Greenhouse-gas attack : one way to warm a planet -- Circulation patterns : a pulse of floods, to the beat of rising waves -- An herbal remedy : plants work to restore balance -- An internal cleanse : the additive power of soils and wetlands -- Beneath the surface : weathering the warming in deep time -- Systematic healing : more ways trees and wetlands boost planetary health -- Conclusion : what would gaia do?

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