1 edition of Changing cold environments found in the catalog.
Changing cold environments
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Hugh French and Olav Slaymaker|
|Contributions||Slaymaker, Olav, 1939-|
|LC Classifications||GB648.15 .F74 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780470699683, 9780470699690|
|LC Control Number||2011017016|
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Changing Cold Environments by Olav Slaymaker, Hugh M. French,Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John edition, in English Changing Cold Environments ( edition) | Open Library Donate ♥ISBN: Changing Cold Environments: A Canadian Perspective is a comprehensive overview of the changing nature of the physical attributes of Canada's cold environments and the implications of these changes for cold environments globally.
The book places particular emphasis on the broader environmental science and sustainability issues that are of increasing concern to all cold regions if Format: Paperback. "Changing Cold Environments; Implications for Global Climate Change is a comprehensive overview of the changing nature of the physical attributes of Canada's cold environments and the implications of these changes to cold environments on a global scale.
The book places particular emphasis on the broader environmental science and sustainability. Changing Cold Environments; Implications for Global Climate Change is a comprehensive overview of the changing nature of the physical attributes of Canada's cold environments and the implications of these changes to cold environments on a global scale.
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