Climate, history, and the modern world

Author
Other titles
  • DawsonEra.
Edition
  • Second edition.
Published
  • London ; New York : Routledge 1995
Physical description
1 online resource (xxiv, 433 pages)
ISBN
  • 9780203433652
  • 9781134798346
  • 9781134798384
  • 9781134798391
  • 9780415127349
  • 9780415127356
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-413) and index.
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  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2003. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries. Excludes some or all of the images which were part of the original book.
  • Source of acquisition: 0272136 24.8.95 JS LMC, 0281357 05.01.96 JB DW.
  • Source of acquisition: 0270741 19.7.95 JB MDD, 0246837 20.7.95 LMC, 0273959 26.7.95 JB LMC.
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • chapter 1 INTRODUCTION -- chapter 2 THE CLIMATE PROBLEM -- part Part I THE DEVELOPMENT OF CLIMATE -- chapter 3 HOW CLIMATE WORKS -- chapter 4 HOW CLIMATE COMES TO FLUCTUATE AND CHANGE -- chapter 5 HOW WE CAN RECONSTRUCT THE PAST RECORD OF CLIMATE -- part Part II CLIMATE AND HISTORY -- chapter 6 CLIMATE AT THE DAWN OF HISTORY -- chapter 7 IN THE TIMES OF THE EARLY CIVILIZATIONS -- chapter 8 TIMES OF DISTURBANCE AND DECLINE IN THE ANCIENT WORLD -- chapter 9 ROMAN TIMES AND AFTER -- chapter 10 THROUGH VIKING TIMES TO THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES -- chapter 11 DECLINE AGAIN IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES -- chapter 12 THE LITTLE ICE AGE -- chapter 13 THE RECOVERY, 1700 TO AROUND 1950 -- part Part III CLIMATE IN THE MODERN WORLD AND QUESTIONS OVER THE FUTURE -- chapter 14 CLIMATE SINCE 1950 -- chapter 15 THE IMPACT OF CLIMATIC DEVELOPMENTS ON HUMAN AFFAIRS AND HUMAN HISTORY -- chapter 16 THE CAUSES OF CLIMATE'S FLUCTUATIONS AND CHANGES -- chapter 17 FORECASTING -- chapter 18 WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT? -- chapter 19 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AND THE OUTLOOK.
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Genre
  • Electronic books.
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Language
  • English

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