The Weather Makers: Our Changing Climate and what it means for Life on Earth

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Paperback. Pub Date: May. 2007 Pages: 368 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd. of The Weather Makers tells The dramatic story of the Earth's Climate. Of how IT has changed. How we have come to understand it. And of what that Means for the future. Tim Flannery's gripping narrative takes the reader on an extraordinary journey into the past and around the globe. inging us closer to the science than ever before. Along the way he explodes the many illusions that have grown up around this subject.

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The Weather Makers tells the dramatic story of the earth's climate, of how it has changed, how we have come to understand it, and of what that means for the future. Tim Flannery's gripping narrative takes the reader on an extraordinary journey into the past and around the globe, bringing us closer to the science than ever before. Along the way he explodes the many illusions that have grown up around this subject.

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`Shocking... straight-talking...refreshingly different' -- Guardian

`A hymn to life... Flannery's climatic epic on the erosion of life on Earth
is an epitaph and a cause for hope' -- Richard Mabey

`A magnificent book; exciting, poetic, passionate' -- Redmond O'Hanlon

`If you are not already addicted to Tim Flannery's writing, discover him -- Jared Diamond

`It would be hard to imagine a better or more important book' -- Bill Bryson

`A magnificent book; exciting, poetic, passionate' -- Redmond O'Hanlon

`If you are not already addicted to Tim Flannery's writing,
discover him now' -- Jared Diamond

`It would be hard to imagine a better or more important book' -- Bill Bryson

`Shocking...straight-talking...refreshingly different'
-- Guardian

`Think Indiana Jones Crossed with Charles Darwin' -- Financial Times

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