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The ravaging tide : strange weather, future Katrinas, and the coming death of America's coastal cities / Mike Tidwell.

Author/Creator:
Tidwell, Mike.
Publication:
New York : Free Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 196 p. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
Climatic changes -- Forecasting.
Weather forecasting -- United States.
Climatic changes -- United States.
Climatic changes -- Social aspects.
Global environmental change.
Climate and civilization -- United States.
Human beings -- Effect of environment on -- United States.
Contents:
The real reason Katrina happened
Ignoring the warning signs in Louisiana
Why do societies commit suicide?
Global warming: same mistakes, bigger stage
Sea-level rise: exporting New Orleans to the world
Killer hurricanes: exporting Katrina to the world
No more Katrinas, no more warming, no more waiting
The clean energy revolution
Climate cover-up at the White House
A way out of this mess: Kyoto and beyond
The bottom-up solution: a grassroots rebellion
Take action on global warming.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188) and index.
ISBN:
074329470X (alk. paper)
OCLC:
70673272
Publisher Number:
9780743294706