The Earth System, 2nd Edition
Lee R. Kump, James F. Kasting, Robert G. Crane 2004 Pearson Prentice Hall

The book starts out with Daisyworld and goes on to describe atmosphere and ocean circulation, plate tectonics, changes in biodiversity and climate change through Earth's history, and climate on other planets. It contains several useful diagrams.

ISBN 0-13-142059-3
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Resource Type: BookKeywords: Earth system science, climate change, plate tectonics, Earth system approach, carbon cycle