Posts Tagged ‘Montford’

Amazon Book Reviews for “The Hockey Stick Illusion”

Friday, February 12th, 2010

Source:  http://www.amazon.com/Hockey-Stick-Illusion-Climategate-Independent/product-reviews/1906768358/ref=dp_top_cm_cr_acr_txt?ie=UTF8&showViewpoints=1

[SPPI Note:  See also:]

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/reprint/climategate_analysis.html

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/originals/climategate.html

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/reprint/hockey_debate.html

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/commentaries_essays/2000_year_record.html

http://scienceandpublicpolicy.org/reprint/sub_to_epa.html

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Review #1 — The “Bishop Hill” blog was well-respected, but not particularly remarkable until the posting of “Caspar and the Jesus paper” in August 2008. With this posting, we learned that the esteemed Bishop (now also revealed as Andrew Montford), the author of this new book, had a talent for putting scattered bits and pieces of information into a highly coherent presentation. It was remarkable enough that he was able to take myriad blog postings and figure out what they all added up to, and further remarkable that he was able to map this understanding into writing. Would it be possible to achieve this Casper-style in a more encompassing work? Too much to ask for? Well, HERE it is! (more…)

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