Anyone who wants to learn about the Arctic and the effect the world is having on it should definitely read this book.
Even though the science was explained and accessible, I personally couldn't make myself too interested in the particulars.
After the Ice by Alun Anderson is a book about how a changing climate is affecting the northernmost area of the world.
This book is slightly dated but global warming continues to be a factor in the polar areas. This is a science journalist approach rather than a scientific report, so it is quite... Read morePublished 1 month ago by lyndonbrecht
This very well-written book is a calm, factual and compelling account of the realities of climate change. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Richard Middleton
This book is clearly written by someone who cares about the Arctic and what is happening and will happen in the future, but there is no preaching, no moralizing against oil... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Christopher Higgins
This amazing book gives the most comprehensive picture of the Arctic I've ever seen.
You'll learn all about ice, types, age, thickness and vulnerability. Read more
Shanell writes: Alun Anderson documents how the melting sea ice will change the Arctic in regards to biospheres, Inuit lifestyles, and geopolitics. Read morePublished on November 19, 2010 by NJK
"Forget the familiar view of the world with the great land masses of Asia, American, Europe , and Africa dominating the map. Read morePublished on November 17, 2010 by Brian
Much of the information surrounding climate change is fragmented and mangled before it even reaches us. Newscasters look for "good stories," and siphon off much information. Read morePublished on November 17, 2010 by Nicole
Anderson has the intention of convincing the reader that the Arctic is currently being mismanaged, politically and environmentally, especially by the nearby countries, and that... Read morePublished on November 17, 2010 by Roger