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Title Feeling the heat : dispatches from the front lines of climate change / edited by Jim Motavalli ; with contributions by Sally Deneen [and others] ; photographs by Gary Braasch
Published New York ; London : Routledge, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations (some color)
Contents China : the cost of coal / Mark Hertsgaard -- Europe : planning ahead / Colin Woodard -- Greater New York : urban anxiety / Jim Motavalli -- Antigua and Barbuda : islands under siege / Dick Russell -- Asia : clouds got in the way / Jim Motavalli -- Witness to a warming world / Gary Braasch -- Alaska and the western Arctic : the ice retreats / Kieran Mulvaney -- The California coast : marine migrations and the collapsing food chain / Orna Izakson -- Australia, Florida and Fiji : reefs at risk / David Helvarg -- Pacific Northwest : the incredible shrinking glaciers / Sally Deneen -- Antarctica : the ice is moving / David Helvarg
Summary This book consists of chapter-length visits to world "hot" spots, where people are already coping with the consequences of climactic disruption. It reveals the process of climate change to be ongoing, serious and immediate
Notes "From the editors of E/The environmental magazine."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Global warming -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Deneen, Sally.
Motavalli, Jim.
LC no. 2003018461
ISBN 0203483626 (electronic bk.)
9780203483626 (electronic bk.)
(hc ; alk. paper)
OTHER TI E (Norwalk, Conn.)