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New and Published Books

  1. The Big Smoke (Routledge Revivals)

    A History of Air Pollution in London since Medieval Times

    By Peter Brimblecombe

    First published in 1987, Peter Brimblecombe's book provides an engaging historical account of air pollution in London, offering a fascinating insight into the development of air pollution controls against a changing social and economic background. He examines domestic and industrial pollution and...

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Climate: Present, Past and Future

    Volume 1: Fundamentals and Climate Now

    By Hubert H. Lamb

    First published in 1972, this first volume of Professor Lamb’s study of our changing climate deals with the fundamentals of climate and climatology, as well as providing global data on the contemporary climates of the twentieth century....

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Climate: Present, Past and Future

    Volume 2: Climatic History and the Future

    By Hubert H. Lamb

    First published in 1977, the second volume of Climate: Present, Past and Future covers parts III and IV of Professor Hubert Lamb’s seminal and pioneering study of climatology. Part III provides a survey of evidence of types of climates over the last million years, and of methods of dating that...

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  4. Weather, Climate and Human Affairs (Routledge Revivals)

    A Book of Essays and Other Papers

    By Hubert H. Lamb

    This wide-ranging collection of essays is written by one of the world’s foremost experts on weather and climate. Six of the chapters have not been published before. The rest, taken from a variety of sources, have been thoroughly revised and brought right up to date – taking account, for example, of...

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Changing Climate (Routledge Revivals)

    Selected Papers

    By Hubert H. Lamb

    First published in 1966 these collected papers, written by the distinguished and visionary climatologist Hubert H. Lamb, describe how climates come about and give a history of climatic changes from the last ice-age to the present time....

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  6. A History of Climate Changes (4 Volumes)

    Selected Works of H. H. Lamb

    By H. H. Lamb

    Series: Routledge Revivals: A History of Climate Changes

    First published between 1966 and 1988, the four volumes in this collection demonstrate the immense breadth and depth of work on climate change by the pioneering English climatologist Hubert Lamb. Detailing everything from the fundamentals of climate and climatology, as well as a history of climatic...

    Published September 15th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Atmosphere, Weather and Climate

    By Roger G. Barry, Richard J Chorley

    This book presents a comprehensive introduction to weather processes and climatic conditions around the world, their observed variability and changes, and projected future trends. Extensively revised and updated, this ninth edition retains its tried and tested structure while incorporating recent...

    Published September 28th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The Complete Guide to Climate Change

    By Brian Dawson, Matt Spannagle

    For anyone trying to separate the fact from the fiction, The Complete Guide to Climate Change is an indispensable resource. Taking you through the A to Z of the key scientific, geographical and socio-political issues involved in the study of the environment and the implications of mankind’s effect...

    Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Evaluation and Prevention of Natural Risks

    Edited by Stefano Campus, Secondo Barbero, Stefano Bovo, Ferruccio Forlati

    The assessment and prevention of risks inherent to natural phenomena is of topical interest to the scientific community and other authorities dealing with territorial management. Historical analysis carried out in the Piemonte-territory in north-western Italy, focusing on the consequences of...

    Published October 18th 2007 by CRC Press

  10. Weather, Climate and Climate Change

    Human Perspectives

    By Greg O'Hare, John Sweeney, Rob Wilby

    A timely and accessible analysis of one of the most crucial and contentious issues facing the world today – the processes and consequences of natural and human induced changes in the structure and function of the climate system.Integrating the latest scientific developments throughout, the text...

    Published December 7th 2004 by Routledge