This post will grow into a collection of links to histories of global warming science and politics.
- https://enthusiasmscepticismscience.wordpress.com/ (some very good commentary, from a sceptical viewpoint, of how and why alarmism grew within the scientific community)
- https://tallbloke.wordpress.com/2012/09/12/richard-courtney-the-history-of-the-global-warming-scare/ (an essay on how and why Margaret Thatcher promoted AGW alarm)
- http://www.globalresearch.ca/climate-science-is-it-currently-designed-to-answer-questions/16330 (An essay by Professor Richard Lintzen on the politicisation of climate science)
“The Evolution of International Cooperation in Climate Science” by Spencer Weart (http://journal-iostudies.org/sites/journal-iostudies.org/files/JIOSfinal_5_0.pdf)