Climate change
—Woodward, John, 1954-
Book
2008
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Examines the causes and effects of, and possible solutions to, climate change.

Item Details
Series:
DK eyewitness books
DK eyewitness books.
Subjects:
Climatic changes -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental degradation -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection -- Citizen participation -- Juvenile literature.
Global warming -- Juvenile literature.
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN:
9780756641948
9780756637712
0756641942
0756637716
Publisher, Date:
New York : DK Pub., 2008.
Description:
72 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 folded col. wall chart.
Other Title:
Cover subtitle: Discover how global warming is changing our planet, and what we can do to fight back
Eyewitness climate change
Notes:
Publisher, pagination and printing dates may vary.
At head of title: Eyewitness.
Includes Internet addresses (p. 69) and index.
LSC 18.99
Contents:
Earth's climate
The greenhouse effect
The carbon cycle
Checks and balances
Natural climate change
The human impact
Burning the forests
Fossil fuels
Our carbon culture
Adding to the problem
Heatwaves and droughts
Melting ice
Warming oceans
Oceanic research
Living with the heat
Plight of the polar bear
Predicting future climates
The next century
What scares the scientists?
Climate change and society
Adapting to climate change
Combating climate change
Cutting the carbon
Nuclear power
Renewable energy
Power for the people
Energy efficiency
Green transportation
Your carbon footprint
Greenhouse gas producers
Timeline
Find out more
Glossary.
Link to PAC
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