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Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Blackwell Pub
Publication date December 11, 2006
Pages 194
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781405140393
ISBN-10 1405140399
Dimensions 0.50 by 6.75 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $73.85
Other format details sci/tech
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast is a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of global warming. Written in an accessible style, this important book examines the processes of climate change and climate stability, from the distant past to the distant future.

Examining the greenhouse effect, the carbon cycle, and what the future may hold for global climate, this text draws on a wide range of disciplines, and summarizes not only scientific evidence, but also economic and policy issues, related to global warming. A companion web site at ( provides access to interactive computer models of the physics and chemistry behind the global warming forecast, which can be used to support suggested student projects included at the end of each chapter. Solutions and artwork from the book are available to instructors at

Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast provides an essential introduction to this vital issue for both students and general readers, with or without a science background.

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2 edition from John Wiley & Sons Inc (September 21, 2011)
9780470943410 | details & prices | 203 pages | 7.75 × 9.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $98.00
About: Archer's Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast 2nd Edition, is the first real text to present the science and policy surrounding climate change at the right level.
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1 edition from Blackwell Pub (December 11, 2006)
9781405140393 | details & prices | 194 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $73.85
About: Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast is a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of global warming.
from Blackwell Pub (March 30, 2009)
9781444308990 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $55.99

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