Books  Environmental Science  Climate & Climate Change 

The Rough Guide to Climate Change: The Symptoms, the Science, the Solutions

Out of Print

By: Robert Henson

406 pages, Illus

Rough Guides

Paperback | May 2011 | Edition: 3 | #190768 | ISBN-13: 9781848365797
Out of Print Details

About this book

This book gives the complete picture of the single biggest issue facing the planet.

Cutting a swathe through scientific research and political debate, this completely updated 3rd edition lays out the facts and assesses the options - global and personal - for dealing with the threat of a warming world. The guide looks at the evolution of our atmosphere over the last 4.5 billion years and what computer simulations of climate change reveal about our past, present and future.

This edition includes scientific findings that have emerged since the 2007 report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), as well as background on recent controversies and an updated politics section that reflects post-Copenhagen developments.

If there is one book that ticks all the boxes of accessibility, authority and timeliness it is The Rough Guide to Climate Change The Daily Telegraph


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!


Biography

Bob Henson works at the internationally recognised National Center for Atmospheric Research. Henson's previous books include the well-received Rough Guide to Weather.

Bestsellers in this subject

Climate Governance in the Developing World

NHBS Price: £17.99 $24/€20 approx

International Business and Global Climate Change

NHBS Price: £33.99 $45/€38 approx

Field Notes from a Catastrophe

NHBS Price: £7.99 $11/€9 approx

Climate Change

NHBS Price: £7.99 $11/€9 approx

The Cloud Name Trail

NHBS Price: £2.99 $4/€3 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194