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A climate for change

Katharine Hayhoe

A climate for change

global warming facts for faith-based decisions

by Katharine Hayhoe

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Published by FaithWords in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Global warming -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementKatharine Hayhoe, Andrew Farley.
    ContributionsFarley, Andrew, 1972-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR115.G58 H38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23202510M
    ISBN 109780446549561
    LC Control Number2009013088
    OCLC/WorldCa318100426

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