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Apocalyptic Planet: Field Guide to the Everending Earth

Craig Childs
Format
Book
Published
New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
9780307379092 (hbk.), 0307379094 (hbk.)
Summary
Discusses the Earth's inherent instability and susceptibility toward violent natural disasters and climate extremes, challenging beliefs about apocalyptic inevitabilities while revealing how to change humanity's place within the planet's cycles.
Contents
  • Deserts consume
  • Ice collapses
  • Seas rise
  • Civilizations fall
  • Cold returns
  • Species vanish
  • Mountains move
  • Cataclysm strikes
  • Seas boil.
Description
xvii, 343 p. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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