After the Ice: Life, Death, and Geopolitics in the New Arctic
New from Smithsonian Books, After the Ice is an eye-opening look at the winners and losers in the high-stakes story of Arctic transformation, from nations to native peoples to animals and the very landscape itself. Author Alun Anderson explores the effects of global warming amid new geopolitical rivalries, combining science, business, politics, and adventure to provide a fascinating narrative portrait of this rapidly changing land of unparalleled global significance.
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AFTER THE ICE: Life, Death, and Geopolitics in the New ArcticUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
New Scientist senior consultant Anderson debuts with a dazzling account of the rapidly changing Arctic environment.Although the author lands a few punches on the near-sighted noses of those who deny ... Read full review
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