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Main Title Earth under siege : from air pollution to global change /
Author Turco, Richard P.,
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 1997
OCLC Number 30516569
ISBN 0195072863; 9780195072860; 0195072871; 9780195072877
Subjects Air--Pollution. ; Climatic changes. ; Luftverschmutzung. ; Klimaänderung. ; Luftverschmutzung.--(DE-588)4074381-0 ; Umweltveränderung.--(DE-588)4304982-5
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EOAM  TD883.T85 1997 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 08/20/2004
ESAM  TD883.T85 1997 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 12/15/2016
Collation xiv, 527 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Fundamentals -- Air -- Basic physical and chemical principles -- The evolution of earth -- Local and regional pollution issues -- Pollutants -- Smog -- Exposure to pollution -- Indoor air pollution -- Acid rain -- Global-scale pollution issues -- Global biogeochemical cycles -- The climate machine -- Greenhouse warming -- The stratospheric ozone layer -- Global environmental engineering -- Appendix A. Scientific notation, units, and constants -- Appendix B. Demonstrations of common natural phenomena -- Appendix C. Radiation nomenclature.