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Author Fleming, James Rodger

Title Fixing the sky : the checkered history of weather and climate control / James Rodger Fleming

Publ Info New York : Columbia University Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QC928 .F58 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Columbia studies in international and global history
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-309) and index
Contents Stories of control -- Rain makers -- Rain fakers -- Foggy thinking -- Pathological science -- Weather warriors -- Fears, fantasies, and possibilities of control -- The climate engineers
LC subject Weather control -- History
Nature -- Effect of human beings on
ISBN 9780231144124 (alk. paper)
0231144121 (alk. paper)
9780231513067 (ebook)
0231513062 (ebook)