Lars Müller
René Schwarzenbach
Christian Rentsch
Klaus Lanz
Lars Müller Publishers, Zurich, Switzerland, 2012, English
Nonfiction, Urban Design
6.5 x 9.5 inches, hardcover, 576 pages, 307 illustrations
ISBN: 9783037782453
Suggested Retail Price: $60.00

From the Publisher. For Climate’s Sake! sets itself the goal of conveying the knowledge revealed by current climate research in a manner that is both concise and appealing. It differs from other books on climate change principally in the way it is conceived as a visual reader that deliberately uses the effectiveness and power of the image to present the theme in a graphic way. Extensive series of images with large photographs and informative diagrams accompany well-researched essays on and around the themes of climate history, research and policy and thus offer an in-depth examination. The book provides insights into the history of the earth’s climate and reveals the factors that are responsible for climate change. It poses questions and provides answers: why is the earth becoming warmer? What are the consequences we must reckon with? What can we do against this? Who determines the future? As both a volume of illustrations and a reader For Climate’s Sake! Is directed at all those who want to equip themselves with knowledge and understanding to confront what is probably our planet’s most pressing problem.

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