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By P. Lionello, P. Malanotte-Rizzoli and R. Boscolo (Eds.)

This multi-authored e-book presents an up-to-date description of weather variability within the Mediterranean basin, concentrating on decadal and centennial time scales and at the effects to be had at the impression of destiny emission eventualities at local scale. The authors describs either neighborhood actual tactics answerable for those variability - comparable to alterations within the floor homes and land use- and globalprocesses - corresponding to adjustments within the huge scale atmospheric circulate linked to international warming, NAO, tropical monsoon and ENSO. local weather switch concerns also are addressed.

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