Thin ice : unlocking the secrets of climate in the world's highest mountains / Mark Bowen.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bowen, Mark
Format: Book
Published: New York : Henry Holt, 2005.
Edition:1st ed.
Online Access:Table of contents
Table of Contents:
  • I: The Sajama expedition
  • The mountain God
  • An island in the sky
  • II: Early days
  • Where next?
  • Beginnings
  • A decade on Quelccaya
  • III: The warming sets in
  • First signs
  • The great experiment
  • Temperature follows suit
  • China opens up
  • IV: The essence of life
  • A city by a lake
  • The seesaw
  • V: More pieces for the puzzle
  • Casting about
  • From Tibet...
  • Peru
  • Altering the course of thinking
  • Pushing back the bar
  • Solving the mercer problem
  • Endurance and tragedy on Dasuopu
  • VI: Kilimanjaro
  • Scratching the surface
  • Drilling deeper
  • The story in the snows.