This book is a winner, written in an easy, logical style with thorough and fascinating discussions of major deniers.(Orrin Pilkey, Duke University, coauthor of The Rising Sea 7/9/2011)
With the evidence for global warming so strong, why, Powell asks, does half the American public doubt it? His answer is a history of the campaign of denial, the most comprehensive and up-to-date history available. It is well written and well worth reading: this is the most important issue facing our generation.(Spencer Weart, author of The Discovery of Global Warming )
This courageous and well-researched book exposes how ideologues and money combined to attack sound climate science.(Richard Somerville, University of California, San Diego, author of The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change, second edition )
… this is a highly authoritative and accessible book that should be read by everyone who has any doubts about the reality of climate change.(Irish Times )
The first book to comprehensively take on the Inquisition-like tactics of contemporary climate science deniers.
Very thorough analysis of the situation. Really shows the denial of climate change is biased toward industry and ultraconservative politics and not supported by science.Published 13 months ago by judy ritter
Don't waste your money buying this book. This book is pure nonsense, it's nothing more than political propaganda !!!! Read morePublished 16 months ago by GAC
The Inquisition was about imprisoning and torturing those deemed to be heretics, which is exactly what the climate hoaxers want to do.
Let's face it. Read more
Anyone can go to his website where he claims the vast majority of peer reviewed articles on man made global warming conclude it is a fact and review the articles themselves. Read morePublished 20 months ago by George T. Garcia
This author is completely out of his element when he objects to an 'Inquisition' on climate science, since science can only exist in an environment open to all enquiry, even an... Read morePublished on June 24, 2013 by Stickler
If you are looking into learning more about climate change this is the book to read Powell has a few books out on climate change that are easy to understand and read. Read morePublished on April 3, 2013 by Steph
The book is mainly a political diatribe from cover to cover. There is useful information interspersed in it, but the actual details that are essential to support conclusions and... Read morePublished on March 25, 2013 by JH
For several years now, I have been confused by the back and forth bantering and rhetoric on the anthropogenic global warming issue. Read morePublished on January 9, 2013 by Randolph Eck
Appears to be fact based and shows solid scholarship. However, became somewhat tiresome. I recommend it to anyone who may have an uncertain disposition regarding climate change and... Read morePublished on January 7, 2013 by Ida Rhodes