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Adventures in Tornado Alley : the storm chasers

Author: Mike Hollingshead; Eric Nguyen
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson Ltd., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The magnificent storms of the infamous Tornado Alley in the central USA are revered both by professional meteorologists and those enthusiasts who obsessively chase them in the quest for the ultimate extreme weather adrenaline rush. Adventures in Tornado Alley takes the reader out on the road with two young chasers whose knack for being in the right place at the right time, capturing the grandeur of these  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Hollingshead; Eric Nguyen
ISBN: 0500514046 0500287376 9780500514047 9780500287378
OCLC Number: 181139459
Description: 187 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 20 x 25 cm
Contents: Introduction by Chuck Doswell Storm Chases: Mulvane, Kansas; Spencer, Nebraska; Ogallala, Nebraska; Lennox, South Dakota; Feature: Auroras; Limon, Colorado; Grand Island, Nebraska; Hill City, Kansas; Odessa, Nebraska; Feature: Hail; Mosquero, New Mexico; Hebron, Nebraska; Alvo, Nebraska; O'Neill, Nebraska; Falls City, Nebraska; Feature: Mammatus Clouds; Highway 77, Oklahoma; Attica, Kansas; Coin, Iowa; Murdo, South Dakota; The Science of Thunderstorms.
Responsibility: Mike Hollingshead and Eric Nguyen ; introduction by Chuck Doswell.

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The storms of the Tornado Alley in the central USA have been extensively studied both by professional meteorologists and enthusiasts who chase storms. This book charts the development of seventeen  Read more...

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