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Climate crisis

Author: Nigel Hawkes
Publisher: Brookfield, Conn. : Copper Beech Books, 2000.
Series: Saving our world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines changes in local and global weather patterns, the causes and effects of these changes, and what can be done to slow the harm being done to the environment.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel Hawkes
ISBN: 0761311556 9780761311553 0749637188 9780749637187
OCLC Number: 43185951
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Contents: Heading for crisis. A changing climate. Past climates --
The sun --
Earth in the greenhouse. The earth's atmosphere --
Disturbing the balance --
Who is to blame? --
How do we know the earth is getting warmer? --
World weather on the move. Bad weather ahead --
Wetter and drier --
Rising sea levels --
What is being done? Alternative energy --
International cooperation --
Look back and find --
You be environmental!
Series Title: Saving our world.
Responsibility: Nigel Hawkes.

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Saving Our World is a series of books that examines the conservation of the world's resources. The series is divided into four categories - energy resources, the environment, resources and habitats,  Read more...

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