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Thin ice : unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains, Mark Bowen

Label
Thin ice : unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains
Title
Thin ice
Title remainder
unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains
Statement of responsibility
Mark Bowen
Title variation
Climate in the world's highest mountains
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, Mark
Dewey number
551.51/4/072
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC879.59
LC item number
.B69 2005
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QC879.59
NAL item number
.B69 2005
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atmosphere, Upper
  • Climatic changes
  • Tropics
  • Climatology
Label
Thin ice : unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains, Mark Bowen
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0601/2005040426.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-443) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: The Sajama expedition -- The mountain God -- An island in the sky -- II: Early days -- Where next? -- Beginnings -- A decade on Quelccaya -- III: The warming sets in -- First signs -- The great experiment -- Temperature follows suit -- China opens up -- IV: The essence of life -- A city by a lake -- The seesaw -- V: More pieces for the puzzle -- Casting about -- From Tibet... -- ...to Peru -- Altering the course of thinking -- Pushing back the bar -- Solving the mercer problem -- Endurance and tragedy on Dasuopu -- VI: Kilimanjaro -- Scratching the surface -- Drilling deeper -- The story in the snows
Control code
ocm58386288
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
463 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780805064438
Lccn
2005040426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780805064438
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 832340
  • (Sirsi) o58386288
Label
Thin ice : unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains, Mark Bowen
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0601/2005040426.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [423]-443) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: The Sajama expedition -- The mountain God -- An island in the sky -- II: Early days -- Where next? -- Beginnings -- A decade on Quelccaya -- III: The warming sets in -- First signs -- The great experiment -- Temperature follows suit -- China opens up -- IV: The essence of life -- A city by a lake -- The seesaw -- V: More pieces for the puzzle -- Casting about -- From Tibet... -- ...to Peru -- Altering the course of thinking -- Pushing back the bar -- Solving the mercer problem -- Endurance and tragedy on Dasuopu -- VI: Kilimanjaro -- Scratching the surface -- Drilling deeper -- The story in the snows
Control code
ocm58386288
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
463 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780805064438
Lccn
2005040426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780805064438
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 832340
  • (Sirsi) o58386288

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