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Weather, climate, and human settlements

Helmut Erich Landsberg

Weather, climate, and human settlements

by Helmut Erich Landsberg

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Published by Secretariat of the World Meteorological Organization in Geneva .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban climatology.,
  • City planning.,
  • Human settlements -- Planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Summaries in English, French, Russian and Spanish.

    Statementby H. E. Landsberg.
    SeriesSpecial environmental report ;, no. 7, WMO ; no. 448, WMO (Series) ;, no. 448.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC851 .W6445 no. 448, QC981.7.U7 .W6445 no. 448
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p. :
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4275350M
    ISBN 109263104484
    LC Control Number78300838

    Climate Change Vulnerability Data Book i Contents Page Table of Contents i Abbreviations and Acronyms iii Introduction 1 Mapping Methodology 3 Limitations 4 Maps and Data by Sector 5 Information Included in the Data Book 5 Data Sources 6 Urban Development, Human Settlements and Economic Infrastructure 7 Human Settlements 7 Transport File Size: 3MB. Effects of changing climate on weather and human activities / Kevin Trenberth [et al.]. p. cm. – (The global change instruction program) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN (softcover: alk. paper) 1. Climatic changes. 2. Weather. 3. Human beings–Effect of climate on. I. Trenberth, Kevin E. II. Series.

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