x

Our Privacy Policy has changed. By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy.

After the Ice Life, Death, and Geopolitics in the New Arctic

ISBN-10: 0061579076
ISBN-13: 9780061579073
Edition: 2009
Authors: Alun Anderson
List price: $26.99 Buy it from $3.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: Global warming is changing the Arctic faster and more dramatically than any place else on Earth. "After the Ice" presents the winners and losers in this high stakes battle, from nations and native peoples to animals and the very landscape itself.

Used Starting from $14.55
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Art Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of World Philosophies Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
American History Volume 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Music Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $26.99
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press
Publication date: 12/1/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 6.75" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Global warming is changing the Arctic faster and more dramatically than any place else on Earth. "After the Ice" presents the winners and losers in this high stakes battle, from nations and native peoples to animals and the very landscape itself.

Alun Anderson gained his PhD from the University of Edinburgh and later held posts at the University of Oxford and the University of Kyoto, Japan. For twelve years he was Editor, then Editor-in Chief and Publishing Director of New Scientist and was previously an editor at Nature and Science. He is currently a board member of xconomy.com, a member of the council of the Royal Institution and a contributor to magazines around the world.

Introduction: The Bear on the Beach
Turn the World on Its Side
People
In an Inuit Land
Nomads of the Yamal
Ice
Adrift on the Ice
The View from Below
The Lethal Mix
Borders
Who Owns the Arctic?
The Strange Case of Svalbard
Animals
Trouble at the Top
The Bottom of the Web
Invaders from the South
Oil And Ships
The Battle for Arctic Oil
How Far Can Oil Go?
Too Many Ships, Too Soon?
Finale
The Arctic's Revenge
Black and White
The Future of the Arctic
Sources
Notes
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×