The Resource Water from heaven : the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond, Robert Kandel

Water from heaven : the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond, Robert Kandel

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Water from heaven : the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond
Title
Water from heaven
Title remainder
the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Robert Kandel
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kandel, Robert S
Dewey number
551.46
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB661.2
LC item number
.K3513 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Water
Target audience
adult
Label
Water from heaven : the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond, Robert Kandel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-298) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Catastrophes
  • 5.
  • Ice, moon, and planets
  • pt. 2.
  • Water in today's world
  • 6.
  • Water and energy cycles
  • 7.
  • Winds, waves, and currents
  • pt. 1.
  • 8.
  • Water's deep memories
  • 9.
  • Clouds, rain, and angry skies
  • 10.
  • Earth's water, between sky and sea
  • pt. 3.
  • Water in human history, past and future
  • 11.
  • Water and man's rise to civilization
  • Water in the universe from the big bang to the appearance of man
  • 12.
  • Problems for the 21st century
  • 13.
  • Butterflies and humans in a warming greenhouse
  • 14.
  • Back to the ice age
  • 15.
  • Conclusion : the end of the story?
  • 1.
  • Beginnings
  • 2. The
  • churning of the Earth
  • 3.
  • Origin and evolution of life
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 311 p.
Isbn
9780231122443
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002031229
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
OCM50403883
Label
Water from heaven : the story of water from the big bang to the rise of civilization, and beyond, Robert Kandel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-298) and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Catastrophes
  • 5.
  • Ice, moon, and planets
  • pt. 2.
  • Water in today's world
  • 6.
  • Water and energy cycles
  • 7.
  • Winds, waves, and currents
  • pt. 1.
  • 8.
  • Water's deep memories
  • 9.
  • Clouds, rain, and angry skies
  • 10.
  • Earth's water, between sky and sea
  • pt. 3.
  • Water in human history, past and future
  • 11.
  • Water and man's rise to civilization
  • Water in the universe from the big bang to the appearance of man
  • 12.
  • Problems for the 21st century
  • 13.
  • Butterflies and humans in a warming greenhouse
  • 14.
  • Back to the ice age
  • 15.
  • Conclusion : the end of the story?
  • 1.
  • Beginnings
  • 2. The
  • churning of the Earth
  • 3.
  • Origin and evolution of life
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 311 p.
Isbn
9780231122443
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002031229
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
OCM50403883

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