Logo

The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change

Large book cover: The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change

The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change
by

Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 1878220853
ISBN-13: 9781878220851
Number of pages: 224

Description:
This is an authoritative, up-to-date handbook on global change. Written by a scientist for nonscientists, this primer humanizes the great environmental issues of our time - the hole in the ozone layer, the greenhouse effect, acid rain, and air pollution.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online reading)

Similar books

Book cover: Atmospheric PollutionAtmospheric Pollution
by - BookBoon
Atmospheric pollution is is becoming an increasingly important theme as the discussion on global warming becomes ever more relevant. The book introduces the different concepts of atmospheric pollution and the underlying principles.
(24946 views)
Book cover: Africa: Atlas of our Changing EnvironmentAfrica: Atlas of our Changing Environment
- United Nations Environment Programme
This 400-page Atlas is a unique publication which brings to light stories of environmental change at more than 100 locations spread across every country in Africa. There are more than 300 satellite images, 300 ground photographs and 150 maps.
(14903 views)
Book cover: Sustainable Energy - Without the Hot AirSustainable Energy - Without the Hot Air
by - UIT Cambridge Ltd.
Addressing the sustainable energy crisis in an objective manner, this book analyzes the relevant numbers and organizes a plan for change on both a personal level and an international scale -- for Europe, the United States, and the world.
(17168 views)
Book cover: Metal Mining and the EnvironmentMetal Mining and the Environment
by - American Geological Institute
The booklet offers new tools for raising awareness and understanding of the impact and issues surrounding metal mining and the environment. It provides a geoscience perspective on metal mining and the environment and improves Earth science literacy.
(22393 views)