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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Atmospheric Greenhouse effect,
  • Global temperature changes,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Greenhouse gases,
  • Environmental aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAmerica"s climate choices: Panel on Advancing the Science of Climate Change, Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
SeriesAmerica"s climate choices, America"s climate choices
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Advancing the Science of Climate Change, National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC903.2.U6 N373 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 503 p. :
Number of Pages503
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25343380M
ISBN 100309145880, 0309145899
ISBN 109780309145886, 9780309145893
LC Control Number2010940606
OCLC/WorldCa626823522

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