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Global warming : the threat of Earth's changing climate

Author: Laurence Pringle
Publisher: New York : SeaStar, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st SeaStar Books paperback edView all editions and formats
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A revealing photo essay of one of the most important environmental issues of the past decade furnishes the most recent information, examines the potential damage to our climate, ecology, and economy, and presents realistic solutions for helping to avoid a global disaster.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Pringle
ISBN: 1587172283 9781587172281
OCLC Number: 52497087
Notes: Originally published: New York : SeaStar Books, 2001.
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 26 cm
Contents: Global warming has begun --
Climates change --
The greenhouse effect --
The carbon cycle --
Adding greenhouse gases --
Signs of a warming earth --
Studying climate change --
The threat of rising seas --
Changing weather patterns --
Winners or losers? --
Obstacles to change --
Reforesting the earth --
Reducing greenhouse gases --
The greatest challenge.
Responsibility: Laurence Pringle.

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A revealing photo essay of one of the most important environmental issues of the past decade furnishes the most recent information, examines the potential damage to our climate, ecology, and economy, and presents realistic solutions for helping to avoid a global disaster.

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