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The Resource The winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations, Eugene Linden

The winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations, Eugene Linden

Label
The winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations
Title
The winds of change
Title remainder
climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Eugene Linden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linden, Eugene
Dewey number
551.609/01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC981.8.C5
LC item number
L567 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Climate and civilization
  • Climate and civilization
  • Weather
  • Weather
Label
The winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations, Eugene Linden
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0641/2005054434-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Matter of emphasis -- The deep past : climate as creator -- Destroyer -- The first victim -- Weapons of mass destruction : disease, migration, conflict, and famine -- Empty promises of water : the collapse of the Mayans -- The Little Ice Age : five hundred years of climate chaos -- Climate comes into focus -- The gears of global climate -- Proxy wars I : ice -- Proxy wars II : mud -- The mystery of Tell Leilan -- Scorched Earth -- Is it Little Ice Age, or ages? -- El Niño : how it works -- El Niño meets empire -- A taste of things to come? -- The tides of public opinion -- Water moving through water -- Going forward -- Chronology : the accelerating pace of climate change and scientific discovery
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780684863528
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005054434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
ocm62090890
Label
The winds of change : climate, weather, and the destruction of civilizations, Eugene Linden
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0641/2005054434-d.html
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Matter of emphasis -- The deep past : climate as creator -- Destroyer -- The first victim -- Weapons of mass destruction : disease, migration, conflict, and famine -- Empty promises of water : the collapse of the Mayans -- The Little Ice Age : five hundred years of climate chaos -- Climate comes into focus -- The gears of global climate -- Proxy wars I : ice -- Proxy wars II : mud -- The mystery of Tell Leilan -- Scorched Earth -- Is it Little Ice Age, or ages? -- El Niño : how it works -- El Niño meets empire -- A taste of things to come? -- The tides of public opinion -- Water moving through water -- Going forward -- Chronology : the accelerating pace of climate change and scientific discovery
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 302 pages
Isbn
9780684863528
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005054434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
ocm62090890

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