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In this internationally acclaimed book, Hubert Lamb explores what we know about climate, how the past record of climate can be reconstructed, the causes of climatic variation, and its impact on human affairs now and in the historical and prehistorical past. This second edition incorporates important new material on recent advances in weather forecasting, global warming, the ozone layer, pollution and population growth. Providing a valuable introduction to the problems and results of the most recent research activity, this book extends our understanding of the interactions between climate and history and discusses implications for future climatic fluctuations and forecasting.

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In this book, Hubert Lamb examines what we know about the climate, how the past record of climate can be reconstructed, the causes of climatic variation, and its impact on human affairs now, and in the historical and prehistoric past.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415127356
Author:
Lamb, H. H.
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Lamb, Hubert H.
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Environmental Science
Subject:
Weather
Subject:
Climatology
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geography
Subject:
Nature Studies-General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
TM 9-2320-279-20-1
Publication Date:
19950731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
9.44x6.10x.94 in. 1.53 lbs.

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