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The Two-Mile Time Machine

Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future

The Two-Mile Time Machine( )
Author: Alley, Richard B.
ISBN:978-0-691-00493-8
Publication Date:Nov 2000
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $85.00
Book Description:

Richard Alley, one of the world's leading climate researchers, tells the fascinating history of global climate changes as revealed by reading the annual rings of ice from cores drilled in Greenland. In the 1990s he and his colleagues made headlines with the discovery that the last ice age came to an abrupt end over a period of only three years. Here Alley offers the first popular account of the wildly fluctuating climate that characterized most of prehistory--long deep freezes...
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Book Details
Pages:238
Detailed Subjects: Science / Global Warming & Climate Change
Nature / Weather
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 2.108 cm
Book Weight:0.54 Kilograms



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