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Published: 08 April 2011

1488 Pages | 300 illus.

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780199765324

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Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather, Second Edition

Three-volume set

Second Edition

Editor in Chief: Dr. Stephen H. Schneider, Associate Editor in Chief: 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 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 Protocol, bring this Encyclopedia up-to-date, ensuring authority and accuracy
  • Over 300 photographs, maps, and charts illustrate the concepts, topics, and terms in this three-volume Encyclopedia

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