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The white planet : the evolution and future of our frozen world

Author: Jean Jouzel; Claude Lorius; Dominique Raynaud; Teresa Lavender Fagan
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2013.
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From the Arctic Ocean and ice sheets of Greenland, to the glaciers of the Andes and Himalayas, to the great frozen desert of Antarctica, this title takes readers on a scientific journey through the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Jouzel; Claude Lorius; Dominique Raynaud; Teresa Lavender Fagan
OCLC Number: 908734901
Notes: "First published in France under the title Planète blanche, les glaces, le climat et l'environnement, Odile Jacob, 2008."
Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 6 mai 2015).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xv, 306 p.)
Contents: Pt. 1. The world of ice : past and present --
pt. 2. Polar ice : amazing archives --
pt. 3. The white planet tomorrow --
pt. 4. The poles and the planet.
Responsibility: Jean Jouzel, Claude Lorius, and Dominique Raynaud ; translated from the French by Teresa Lavender Fagan.

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Jean Jouzel, one of the two winners of the Vetlesen Prize of the G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation for 2012 "[G]iven the public controversy over the nature and extent of climate change, [The White Planet] Read more...

 
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