The Resource Global warming : the complete briefing, John Houghton

Global warming : the complete briefing, John Houghton

Label
Global warming : the complete briefing
Title
Global warming
Title remainder
the complete briefing
Statement of responsibility
John Houghton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author "explores the scientific basis of global warming and the likely impacts of climate change on human society before addressing the action that could be taken by governments, by industry and by individuals to mitigate the effects."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2020
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Houghton, J. T.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
H68 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global warming
  • Climatic changes
  • Réchauffement de la terre
  • Climat
  • Changement climatique
  • Climat
  • Climatic changes
  • Global warming
  • Broeikaseffect
  • Climatologia
  • Réchauffement de la Terre
  • Climat
  • Anthropogene Klimaänderung
  • Treibhauseffekt
  • Klimaänderung
Label
Global warming : the complete briefing, John Houghton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Global warming and climate change -- The greenhouse effect -- The greenhouse gases -- Climates of the past -- Modelling the climate -- Climate change under business-as-usual -- The impacts of climate change -- Why should we be concerned? -- Weighing the uncertainty -- Strategy for action to slow and stabilize climate change -- Energy and transport for the future -- The global village
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 251 pages
Isbn
9780521620895
Lccn
97016353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36767806
  • (OCoLC)ocm36767806
Label
Global warming : the complete briefing, John Houghton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Global warming and climate change -- The greenhouse effect -- The greenhouse gases -- Climates of the past -- Modelling the climate -- Climate change under business-as-usual -- The impacts of climate change -- Why should we be concerned? -- Weighing the uncertainty -- Strategy for action to slow and stabilize climate change -- Energy and transport for the future -- The global village
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 251 pages
Isbn
9780521620895
Lccn
97016353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36767806
  • (OCoLC)ocm36767806

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