The Real Global Warming Disaster
Is the Obsession With 'climate Change' Turning Out to Be the Most Costly Scientific Blunder in History?Book - 2009
Argues that the evidence behind global warming is inaccurate, and the environmental policies based on that evidence may ultimately lead to dire consequences for Western nations in the future.
Booker focuses his attention on the mother of all environmental scares: global warming.>
The most conspicuous global warming skeptic in the British press through his weekly Sunday Telegraph column, Booker makes his case that the scare over global warming began as a scientific error, and was compounded by environmentalist activists and politicians until it threatens to destroy the planet, or at least the Western corporate consumer economy. He has high hopes however, describing how the scientific consensus has fallen apart, and anticipating that the political consensus will soon follow it down. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Blackwell North Amer
This original book considers one of the most extraordinary scientific and political stories of our time: how in the 1980s a handful of scientists came to believe that mankind faced catastrophe from runaway global warming, and how today this has persuaded politicians to land us with what promises to be the biggest bill in history.
Christopher Booker interweaves the science of global warming with that of its growing political consequences, showing how just when the politicians are threatening to change our Western way of life beyond recognition, the scientific evidence behind the global warming theory is being challenged like never before.
The book exposes the myth that the global warming theory is supported by a 'consensus of the world's top climate scientists'. It shows how the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is run by a small group of 'global warming' zealots, who have repeatedly rigged evidence to support their theory. But the politicians, pushed by the media, have so fallen for its propaganda that, short of dramatic change, our Western world now faces an unprecedented disaster.