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Good summary (for laymen) of the research regarding past climatic conditions within the late Pleistocene. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is the required book in one of seminars offered by my committee member. Very informative.Published 19 months ago by ny
Very readable and just enough detailed science to keep you interested.
More importantly, Alley addresses science in this book, and stays away from the politics of Climate... Read more
This book is another step in our growing realization that the climate is prone to very sudden changes. Read morePublished on December 15, 2013 by WL Hughes-Games
This book takes away all the mumbo jumbo, voodoo "Science" and lays it out, millimeter by millimeter, the last 200,000 years...Published on October 24, 2013 by Al Andaluz
An excellent book to explain the problems of assessing past temperatures over very long times - like around 100000 years or so. Read morePublished on June 30, 2013 by walter
It is scientifically established that our burning of fossil fuels and the resultant carbon dioxide emissions will result in global warming, and ultimately may cause dangerous... Read morePublished on March 20, 2013 by Zeeshan Hasan
I've used this book in a course on the physics of the Earth and environment that I teach at a major university. Read morePublished on December 1, 2012 by Prof. Steve
This book is a progress report on abrupt climate change. It tries to answer the following questions: What has been learned from past patterns? Read morePublished on October 14, 2012 by Roxana Javid