After the Ice

After the Ice

Life, Death, and Geopolitics in the New Arctic

Book - 2009
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New from Smithsonian Books, After the Ice is an eye-opening look at the winners and losers in the high-stakes story of Arctic transformation, from nations to native peoples to animals and the very landscape itself. Author Alun Anderson explores the effects of global warming amid new geopolitical rivalries, combining science, business, politics, and adventure to provide a fascinating narrative portrait of this rapidly changing land of unparalleled global significance.
Publisher: New York : Smithsonian Books, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061579073
Branch Call Number: 909.0913 AND
Characteristics: 298 p. ;,24 cm


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Jan 28, 2011

This is a well-researched, scholarly book, written in a totally engaging and accessible style. It tells of the geopolitics of the Arctic in response to climate change and you will see for the first time the Canadian Arctic in a global perspective.

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