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Main Title Floods, droughts, and climate change /
Author Collier, Michael,
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Author Title of a Work
Webb, Robert H.
Publisher University of Arizona Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49531335
ISBN 0816522502; 9780816522507
Subjects Climatology. ; Climatic changes. ; Klimaänderung.--(DE-588)4164199-1 ; Naturkatastrophe.--(DE-588)4041387-1 ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects.
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EJDM  QC981.C677 2002 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 10/02/2003
ERAM  QC981 .C677 2002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 08/31/2009
Collation x, 153 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-145) and index.
Contents Notes
Entering the atmosphere -- Cutting edges of climate -- The weather machine -- The geology of climate -- Winds of change -- Oceans and air -- Climate in hindsight -- The Christ child -- Teleconnections -- Hurricanes -- The slow wheels of change -- Living in a web of climate -- Watching the world warm -- Making the connection. Explains how floods and droughts are related to global weather patterns and examines climate changes in history, discussing such topics as El Niäno, hurricanes, and the role of geology.