The Resource Is the temperature rising? : the uncertain science of global warming, S. George Philander

Is the temperature rising? : the uncertain science of global warming, S. George Philander

Label
Is the temperature rising? : the uncertain science of global warming
Title
Is the temperature rising?
Title remainder
the uncertain science of global warming
Statement of responsibility
S. George Philander
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In explaining why there is no consensus on whether global warming is real or a myth based on misleading data, Philander "guides the nonscientific reader through new ideas about the remarkable and intricate factors that determine the world's climate."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philander, S. George
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.G56
LC item number
P48 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Global warming
  • Environmental sciences
  • Human ecology
  • Environmental sciences
  • Global warming
  • Human ecology
  • Anthropogene Klimaänderung
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Beweis
  • Humanökologie
  • Klimaänderung
Label
Is the temperature rising? : the uncertain science of global warming, S. George Philander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-258) 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
Between the idea and the reality -- Is our planet fragile or robust? -- Light and air -- Why the peak of a mountain is cold -- Capricious clouds -- The climate tapestry -- Weather, the music of our sphere -- The ocean in motion -- El Nino, La Nina, and the Southern Oscillation -- The paradox of the faint sun but warm earth -- Why summer is warmer than winter -- The ozone hole -- Global warming -- Appendixes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 262 pages
Isbn
9780691057750
Lccn
97037613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37567369
  • (OCoLC)ocm37567369
Label
Is the temperature rising? : the uncertain science of global warming, S. George Philander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-258) 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
Between the idea and the reality -- Is our planet fragile or robust? -- Light and air -- Why the peak of a mountain is cold -- Capricious clouds -- The climate tapestry -- Weather, the music of our sphere -- The ocean in motion -- El Nino, La Nina, and the Southern Oscillation -- The paradox of the faint sun but warm earth -- Why summer is warmer than winter -- The ozone hole -- Global warming -- Appendixes
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 262 pages
Isbn
9780691057750
Lccn
97037613
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37567369
  • (OCoLC)ocm37567369

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