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Author Rich, Nathaniel, 1980-
Title Losing Earth : a recent history / Nathaniel Rich.
Publication Info. New York : MCD/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
©2019
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 3  363.7 R    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description x, 206 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-206).
Contents Introduction : the reckoning. Part I. Shouts in the street : 1979-1982. The whole banana : spring 1979 -- Mirror worlds : spring 1979 -- Between clambake and chaos : July 1979 -- Enter Cassandra, raving : 1979-1980 -- A very aggressive defensive program : 1979-1980 -- Tiger on the road : October 1980 -- A deluge most unnatural : November 1980-September 1981 -- Heroes and villains : March 1982 -- The direction of an impending catastrophe : 1982. Part II. Bad science fiction : 1983-1988. Caution not panic : 1983-1984 -- The world of action : 1985 -- The ozone in October : fall 1985-summer 1986 -- Atmospheric scientist, New York, N.Y. : fall 1987-spring 1988. Part III. You will see things that you shall believe : 1988-1989. Nothing but bonfires : summer 1988 -- Signal weather : June 1988 -- Woodstock for climate change : June 1988-April 1989 -- Fragmented world : fall 1988 -- The great includer and the old engineer : spring 1989 -- Natural processes : May 1989 -- The White House effect : spring-fall 1989 -- Skunks at the garden party : November 1989. Afterword : glass-bottomed boats.
Subject Global warming -- History.
Global environmental change -- History.
Carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects.
Petroleum industry and trade -- History.
ISBN 9780374191337 (hardcover)
0374191336 (hardcover)