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9 edition of Climate Change (Planet Under Pressure) found in the catalog.

Climate Change (Planet Under Pressure)

by Mike Unwin

  • 383 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Science & Nature - Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Effect of human beings on,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Global warming,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Nature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8398209M
    ISBN 101403482160
    ISBN 109781403482167

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    Climate Change: Evidence, Impacts, and Choices is intended to help people understand what is known about climate change. First, it lays out the evidence that human activities, especially the burning of fossil fuels, are responsible for much of the warming and related changes being observed around the world. In Climate of Hope, Bloomberg and Pope offer an optimistic look at the challenge of climate change, the solutions they believe hold the greatest promise, and the practical steps that are necessary to achieve them. Writing from their experiences, and sharing their own stories from government, business, and advocacy, Bloomberg and Pope provide a.


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