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$29.95

Hardcover

Published: 19 October 2021

304 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190080327


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Meltdown

The Earth Without Glaciers

Jorge Daniel Taillant

  • Reviews and updates the latest scientific data regarding glacier melt and climate change
  • Reveals the emerging importance of the invisible periglacial environment (permafrost, rock glaciers, and more!)
  • Offers an introspective reflection on social and political responses to COVID-19 and climate change
  • Walks readers through the ways glacier melt affects society, public infrastructure, and the economy