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Peters, E. Kirsten
The whole story of climate : what science reveals about the nature of endless change / E. Kirsten Peters
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2012
book jacket
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 4th Floor  QC884.2.C5 P48 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Climatic changes
Paleoclimatology
Physical Description 290 pages ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) and index
Contents Facing our climate adversary squarely -- The ice time -- Staggering complexities and surprising side effects -- From woolly mammoths to saber tooth tigers -- Miraculous mud -- Wood reveals climate clues -- The evidence of the ice -- Even more frequent boom-bust cycles -- Have humans shaped climate for millennia? -- From efforts to modify climate to fears of global cooling -- Global warming discovered -- Leaving the garden
Summary Offers an overview of the contributions geology has made to the study of climate change and the nuanced picture it presents of a climate that has gone through constant change over the course of millennia
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