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Published: 09 June 2011

1488 Pages | 250 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199765324

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather

Second Edition

Editor-in-chief: Dr. Stephen H. Schneider, Editorial Board member: Dr. Michael Mastrandrea, and Editor-in-chief: Terry L. Root

  • Over 330 entries covering the historical development and present-day advances and findings in this ever more important field of research
  • Written by a team of leading international scholars and researchers working in the field, the encyclopedia is the most authoritative and up-to-date reference available
  • Thoroughly revised and updated from the publication of the First Edition, including major advancements and events in the field since 1996
  • New articles on topics such as Global Warming, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Tradable Permits, Extreme Weather, and the Kyoto Protocal, bring this encyclopedia up-to-date, ensuring authority and accuracy
  • Over 300 photographs, maps, and charts vividly depict various weather and climate conditions and illustrate the concepts, topics, and terms in the encyclopedia

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