Urban climate change crossroads

by Richard Plunz

Publisher: Ashgate Pub. Company in Farnham, England, Burlington, VT

Written in English
Published: Pages: 172 Downloads: 287
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Statementedited by Richard Plunz and Maria Paola Sutto
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC981.7.U7 U73 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24534029M
ISBN 100754679993, 1409400786, 0754699803
ISBN 109780754679998, 9781409400783, 9780754699804
LC Control Number2009035480
OCLC/WorldCa435628941

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Urban climate change is a crossroads in two very different senses. One is historical. With the world now more than half urban, and given the ecological consequences of the world's high Author: Maria Paola Sutto.

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