Global Warming


"An Inconvenient Truth"

The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It

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The truth about the climate crisis is an inconvenient one; that means we have to change the way we live our lives. This book talks about the need to solve the problems of climate change, presenting comprehensive facts and information on various aspects of global warming. It uses explanatory diagrams and photos to clarify and highlight key issues. With illustrations (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. Paperback, 336 pages. Size: 229 x 190 mm. Weight: 88g.
Author:  Gore, Al
ISBN:  0747589062
Publisher:  Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Date:  2006  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"The Energy Challenge"

Finding Solutions to the Problems of Global Warming and Future Energy Supply

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How can we gradually reduce our dependence on fossil fuels over the coming century... and be happier for doing so? This book examines issues surrounding the need for the UK to reduce its dependence on fossil fuels in the coming century, and how that can be achieved in a way that ensures we are all happier as a result. With illustrations (chiefly col.), 1 col. map. Paperback, 248 pages. Size: 210 x 230 mm. Weight: 505g.
Author:  Haggis, Geoffrey
ISBN:  1904744664
Publisher:  Troubador Publishing
Date:  2007  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"The Climate Diet"

How You Can Cut Carbon, Cut Costs and Save the Planet

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The atmosphere is getting fat on our carbon and other greenhouse gas emissions and it needs our help. This book is a guide to the diet, explaining climate change concepts, problems and solutions. It provides introduction to climate change, carbon literacy and the need for change. With tables, index. Paperback, 160 pages. Size: 216 x 170 mm. Weight: 377g.
Author:  Harrington, Jonathan
ISBN:  1844075338
Publisher:  Earthscan Ltd
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"The Ferocious Summer"

Palmer's Penguins and the Warming of Antarctica

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Antarctica's capacity to create, store and disperse ice is critical to the way our planet functions. But along the western side of the Antarctic Peninsula there has been a 40 per cent decrease in the mean annual sea ice extent since 1979. This work focuses on the work and ideas of individual scientists and the local animals of the Antarctic. With incl. 16pp colour illustrations. Paperback, 320 pages. Weight: 189g.
Author:  Hooper, Meredith
ISBN:  1846680239
Publisher:  Profile Books Ltd
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Out of the Energy Labyrinth"

Uniting Energy and the Environment to Avert Catastrophe

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Argues that energy can become a tool for environmental protection, that energy and environment are not by definition in conflict with each other and that by pooling energy production and environmental protection ideas energy can be part of a solution rather than the problem. This book also makes specific proposals. With 8 maps and diagrams. Paperback, 224 pages. Size: 216 x 134 mm. Weight: 322g.
Author:  Howell, David Nakhle, Carole
ISBN:  1845115384
Publisher:  I B Tauris & Co Ltd
Date:  2007  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Climate Change"

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"Small Guides to Big Issues" series; The story of climate change is the story of all life on Earth. This book shows how the environmental challenges we face are leading to big changes in our lives. It shows how people are already making adaptations and adjusting to cope with climate change. It suggests that, if we work together, we can still avert a climate crisis. With illustrations. Paperback, 208 pages. Size: 177 x 125 mm. Weight: 200g.
Author:  Jarman, Melanie
ISBN:  0745325807
Publisher:  Pluto Press
Date:  2007  (Australia)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Global Warming 101"

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"Science 101" series; A guide to the science of global warming, which describes scientific issues related to melting ice, rising seas, and effects on plants and animals, as well as human health before concluding with the consideration of possible solutions. With 30 illustrations (b&w). Hardback, 224 pages. Size: 235 x 155 mm. Weight: 457g.
Author:  Johansen, Bruce E.
ISBN:  0313346909
Publisher:  Greenwood Press
Date:  2008  (United States)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Managing Climate Risk"

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Climate change poses a serious threat to the continuity and prosperity of organizations: serious disruption in business activities and a permanent cut in output. This book explains how organizations can: reduce their exposure to direct threats; improve their efficiency; and, learn how to gain from shifts in the way their markets operate. With illustrations. Paperback, 328 pages. Size: 234 x 156 mm. Weight: 821g.
Author:  Jolly, Adam
ISBN:  1854186027
Publisher:  Thorogood
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"How Many Lightbulbs Does It Take to Change a Planet?"

95 Ways to Save Planet Earth

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A manifesto for ecological action in the face of rapid climate change by the director of Friends of the Earth. This work is a useful reading for anyone who cares about the world our children will inherit. Paperback, 304 pages. Size: 198 x 132 mm. Weight: 374g.
Author:  Juniper, Tony
ISBN:  1847243711
Publisher:  Quercus Publishing Plc
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"The Hot Topic"

How to Tackle Global Warming and Still Keep the Lights On

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Hot Topic. Paperback, 320 pages. Size: 216 x 135 mm. Weight: 339g.
Author:  King, David Walker, Gabrielle
ISBN:  0747593957
Publisher:  Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"The Mont Blanc Range - Classic Snow, Ice and Mixed Climbs"

A New Guidebook Reflecting Climate Change

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A guidebook suitable for alpinists seeking lower grade snow, ice and mixed climbs which aims to reflect topographical conditions due to the steady glacial and snowfield retreat created by climate change. It is illustrated with photos that show both the detail of the mountain and also the haunting beauty of the peaks of the Mont Blanc Range. With 90 colour photos, 35 diagrams and maps. Paperback, 95 pages. Size: 230 x 142 mm. Weight: 230g.
Author:  Laroche, Jean-Louis Lelong, Florence
ISBN:  1898573727
Publisher:  Baton Wicks Publications
Date:  2007  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Global Warming"

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"What's That Got to Do With Me?" series; Questions stimulate discussion and encourage children to think about how the subject affects them. KS2. With colour illustrations. Hardback, 32 pages. Size: 270 x 215 mm. Weight: 788g.
Author:  Lishak, Antony
ISBN:  0749663987
Publisher:  Hachette Children's Books
Date:  2006  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Cool It!"

The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming

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The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming. Climate change is a 100-year problem - we should not try to fix it in 10 years. This important book explodes myths and places the global warming debate into a broader view. Hardback, 256 pages. Size: 234 x 156 mm. Weight: 673g.
Author:  Lomborg, Bjorn
ISBN:  0462099121
Publisher:  Marshall Cavendish
Date:  2007  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"High Tide"

News From a Warming World

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The No Logo of climate change -- a book that shows how global warming is not a theory we should still debate, but something that has already happened on a global scale. With illustrations (chiefly col.), maps, col. ports.. New ed. Paperback, 336 pages. Size: 197 x 130 mm. Weight: 297g.
Author:  Lynas, Mark
ISBN:  0007139403
Publisher:  Harpercollins Publishers
Date:  2005  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

"Six Degrees"

Our Future on a Hotter Planet

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An eye-opening and vital account of the future of our earth, and our civilisation, if current rates of global warming persist, by the highly acclaimed author of 'High Tide'. Paperback, 288 pages. Size: 197 x 130 mm. Weight: 250g.
Author:  Lynas, Mark
ISBN:  0007209053
Publisher:  Harpercollins Publishers
Date:  2008  (United Kingdom)
Readership:  General (Us: Trade) Global Warming

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