Global Warming — Myth or Reality?

The Erring Ways of Climatology

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ISBN: 978-3-540-23909-3 (Print) 978-3-540-28100-9 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Introduction

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      Pages 1-16

      Introduction

  2. The subject, the players, and the principle basis

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      Pages 17-17

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      Pages 19-39

      History of the notion of global warming

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      Pages 41-57

      Conclusions of the IPCC (Working Group I)

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      Pages 59-78

      Science, media, politics...

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      Pages 79-98

      Greenhouse effect — water effect

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      Pages 99-122

      Causes of climate change

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      Pages 123-144

      Models and climate

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      Pages 145-170

      The general circulation of the atmosphere

  3. The lessons of the observation of real facts

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      Pages 171-171

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      Pages 173-206

      The observational facts: Past climates

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      Pages 207-241

      The observational facts: Present temperatures

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      Pages 243-303

      The observational facts: Weather, rainfall, and drought

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      Pages 305-307

      The observational facts: Climate and aerological units

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      Pages 309-349

      The North Atlantic aerological unit

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      Pages 351-403

      The North Pacific aerological unit

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      Pages 405-412

      The lessons of the observation of real facts in the aerological units: Conclusion

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      Pages 413-442

      The observational facts: Sea level and circulation

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      Pages 443-469

      General conclusion