Eyewitness Series: Climate Change, 1st Edition

  • John Woodward
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  • ISBN-10: 0756643511
  • ISBN-13: 9780756643515
  • DDC: 551.6
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 11th Grade
  • 72 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

The most trusted nonfictions series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. An in-depth look at the phenomenon of global warming--what's causing it, what it might lead to, and what we can do to fight back.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Earth's Climate.
2: The Greenhouse Effect.
3: The Carbon Cycle.
4: Checks and Balances.
5: Natural Climate Change.
6: The Human Impact.
7: Burning the Forests.
8: Fossil Fuels.
9: Our Carbon Culture.
10: Adding to the Problem.
11: Heatwaves and Droughts.
12: Melting Ice.
13: Warming Oceans.
14: Oceanic Research.
15: Living with the Heat.
16: Plight of the Polar Bear.
17: Predicting Future Climates.
18: The Next Century.
19: What Scares the Scientists?.
20: Climate Change and Society.
21: Adapting to Climate Change.
22: Combating Climate Change.
23: Cutting the Carbon.
24: Nuclear Power.
25: Renewable Energy.
26: Power for the People.
27: Energy Efficiency.
28: Green Transportation.
29: Your Carbon Footprint.
30: Greenhouse Gas Producers.
Timeline.
Find Out More.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.