Third Edition   ©2014

Earth's Climate

Past and Future

William F. Ruddiman (University of Virginia)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4292-5525-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-4292-5525-7; Format: Paper Text, 464 pages

At a time when the evidence is stronger than ever that human activity is the primary cause for global climate change, William Ruddiman's breakthrough text returns in a thoroughly updated new edition. It offers a clear, engaging, objective portrait of the current state of climate science, including compelling recent findings on anthropogenic global warming and important advances in understanding past climates.